He argues that the Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage does not extend to adoption rights. 

September 14 2015 1:15 PM

Mississippi is the last state with such a ban.

August 12 2015 10:30 PM

Rachel Maddow breaks down the state of equality for the leaders and county clerks in southern states still resisting the inevitable.

July 02 2015 1:32 PM

Linda Barnette just can't get with the gay 'lifestyle.'

July 01 2015 5:50 PM

As same-sex couples tie the knot in Mississippi and Louisiana, Alabama residents are still facing legal uncertainty about their ability to marry someone of the same sex.

June 29 2015 3:34 PM

A grand jury in Mercedes Williamson's home state of Mississippi may be given the option to indict her suspected killer on hate-crime charges.

June 24 2015 2:46 PM

Whatever the cause, no one is disputing how savagely Devin Norman was beaten.

March 24 2015 6:15 PM

Initial reports from today's hearing at the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans suggest marriage equality supporters could be in for good news.

January 09 2015 4:50 PM

Expect a tough grilling when three marriage cases reach the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday.

12:00 PM

A Baptist pastor in Jackson Miss., dressed his horse in a wedding gown and stood outside the federal courthouse with antigay signs to demonstrate what he believes will follow legal same-sex marriage.

December 13 2014 1:55 PM