Nashville Mayor Joins Marriage Equality Coalition
August 22 2014 7:54 PM ET

Nashville Mayor Joins Marriage Equality Coalition

Trudy Ring

The mayor of Music City becomes the first Tennessee member of Mayors for the Freedom to Marry.

Lawyers Who Won Oregon Marriage Equality About to See Payday
August 22 2014 7:18 PM ET

Lawyers Who Won Oregon Marriage Equality About to See Payday

Matt Baume

Several of the attorneys who successfully argued against Oregon's ban on same-sex marriage could earn more than $250,000 for their efforts.

4 Most Powerful Quotes From Florida's Latest Marriage Equality Ruling
August 22 2014 4:16 PM ET

4 Most Powerful Quotes In New Fla. Marriage Ruling

Matt Baume

Federal judge Robert L. Hinkle struck down Florida's ban on same-sex marriage Thursday, using eloquent, unequivocal language to side with equality.

Twice-Divorced Florida AG: 'I'm Just Getting Started' Defending Marriage Ban
August 22 2014 3:53 PM ET

Twice-Divorced AG Brags About Defense of Fla. Marriage Ban

Sunnivie Brydum

Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi says she's only just begun to defend marriage discrimination.

Op-ed: What's Missing From Recent Trans Marriage Victory Celebrations?
August 22 2014 8:00 AM ET

Op-ed: What's Missing From Recent Trans Marriage Victories?

Ezra Young

Trans lawyer Ezra Young explains how despite recent wins for trans men Thomas Beatie and Buck Angel, long-term change will require a deeper look at underlying legal biases.

Federal Judge Rules Florida's Same-Sex Marriage Ban Unconstitutional
August 21 2014 4:16 PM ET

Federal Judge Rules Florida's Marriage Ban Unconstitutional

Sunnivie Brydum and Jorge Rodriguez-Jimenez

This is the first federal judge to find that Florida's ban on same-sex marriage, approved by voters in 2008 as Amendment 2, violates the U.S. Constitution.

Joan Rivers, Gloria Allred Officiate at Bicoastal Same-Sex Weddings
August 21 2014 2:32 PM ET

Four Grooms, Two Divas, and One Weekend

Thom Senzee

Legendary comedian Joan Rivers and civil rights attorney Gloria Allred both officiated same-sex weddings last weekend, in New York City and West Hollywood, respectively. 

Even Former NOM Executives Believe Marriage Equality Is Imminent
August 20 2014 7:12 PM ET

Even Former NOM Execs Know Marriage Equality Is Imminent

Sunnivie Brydum

Jennifer Roback-Morse, who has a long history working with the antigay National Organization for Marriage, expects marriage equality to be legal nationwide by next fall.

Virginia Marriage Case Further Stalled by Supreme Court
August 20 2014 4:33 PM ET

Virginia Marriage Case Further Stalled by Supreme Court

Michelle Garcia

The Supreme Court has unanimously decided to further delay lifting Virginia's marriage ban.

STUDY: Same-Sex Marriage Would Boost Florida's Economy
August 20 2014 1:44 PM ET

How Much Would Florida Earn by Enacting Marriage Equality? 

Jorge Rodriguez-Jimenez

If Florida passing marriage equality, the state's economy would see a major return, according to The Williams Institute.

Federal Judge Rules Indiana Must Recognize Same-Sex Marriages
August 20 2014 12:00 PM ET August 20 2014 3:33 PM ET

Federal Judge Rules Indiana Must Recognize Same-Sex Marriages

Sunnivie Brydum

The same judge who ruled against the state's ban on marriage equality affirmed that decision Tuesday in a separate case, requiring Indiana to recognize same-sex marriages performed elsewhere.

40 Under 40: Richard Carlbom Is Spreading Midwest Equality to the Coasts
August 19 2014 4:00 AM ET

Richard Carlbom Is Spreading Midwest Equality to the Coasts

Trudy Ring

The Fighters: Richard Carlbom was one of the leading strategists behind bringing marriage equality to Minnesota. Now he's sharing his skills with the rest of the country.

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