Obama Group Helps Push Marriage Equality in Illinois
March 21 2013 6:28 PM ET

Obama Group Helps Push Marriage Equality in Illinois

Trudy Ring

Organizing for Action, which grew out of the president's reelection campaign, is working to generate support for the cause in Illinois.

American Academy of Pediatrics Backs Marriage Equality as 'Best Interests' of Kids
March 21 2013 6:20 PM ET

Marriage Equality in 'Best Interests' of Kids, Pediatricians Say

Lucas Grindley

The influential group said it released the policy change so that the Supreme Court justices would be able to consider it.

Governor Signs Civil Unions Into Law in Colorado
March 21 2013 4:36 PM ET March 22 2013 11:15 AM ET

WATCH: Colorado Makes Civil Unions Official

Lucas Grindley

Although voters had banned same-sex marriage via the state constitution, activists pressed for civil unions and won that fight today.

Church Fears Jedi Could Perform Marriages
March 21 2013 2:40 PM ET

Church Fears Jedi Could Perform Marriages

Jase Peeples

The Free Church of Scotland claims the country’s Marriage and Civil Partnership Bill makes it possible for Star Wars Jedi Knights to perform marriage ceremonies.

WATCH: Washington Post Hosts Google Hangouts About Marriage Equality
March 21 2013 11:06 AM ET

WATCH: Washington Post Hosts Google Hangouts on Marriage Equality

Lucas Grindley

The Supreme Court will soon consider the constitutionality of Proposition 8 in California and the Defense of Marriage Act nationwide.

Supreme Court Case Lawyer Says It's All About Edie
March 21 2013 4:00 AM ET

It’s All About Edie

Kerry Eleveld

The story of Edith Windsor motivates the lawyer who will argue next week before the Supreme Court that the Defense of Marriage Act should be struck down.

WATCH: Hillary Clinton's LGBT Rights Record
March 19 2013 6:49 PM ET

WATCH: Hillary Clinton's LGBT Rights Record

Trudy Ring

In light of Clinton's Monday announcement in support of marriage equality, NBC News spotlights her record on LGBT issues.

Marriage Equality Already the Law in New Mexico, Santa Fe Officials Say
March 19 2013 5:45 PM ET

New Mexico: Land of Enchantment, Land of Equality

Trudy Ring

As the state's marriage law is gender-neutral, county clerks should begin issuing marriage licenses to gay couples, Santa Fe's mayor and other leaders say.

Pro-Equality Musician Gets Antigay NOM Video Removed For Copyright Infringement
March 19 2013 2:10 PM ET

Pro-Equality Musician Gets Antigay NOM Video Removed For Copyright Infringement

Sunnivie Brydum

Katie Herzig supports marriage equality, and ordered that an antigay video from NOM using her song be removed.

Columnists Call George Will's Anti–Gay Parenting Article Homophobic
March 19 2013 1:04 PM ET

Is George Will Homophobic?

Sunnivie Brydum

Progressive columnists are taking The Washington Post's George Will to task for a recent op-ed where he argued that the Supreme Court should reject marriage equality because there has not been enough research on its "consequences."

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