Federal Appeals Court Rules DOMA Unconstitutional in Windsor Case
October 18 2012 12:57 PM ET

Federal Court: DOMA Is Unconstitutional in Windsor Case

Julie Bolcer

The Second Circuit in New York is the second federal appeals court to strike down the law and the first to find that discrimination against gay people warrants heightened scrutiny.

Boehner's DOMA Defense Hits $1.5 Million Limit
October 17 2012 3:43 PM ET

Boehner's DOMA Defense Hits $1.5 Million Limit

Michelle Garcia

House minority leader Nancy Pelosi has decried Republican leaders in Congress for hitting the $1.5 million spending cap on the legal defense of the so-called Defense of Marriage Act.

WATCH New NOM Video Claims Marriage Equality Has No Benefit to Society
October 17 2012 1:20 PM ET

WATCH: NOM's New Anti-Equality Video Is Filled With Falsehoods

Diane Anderson-Minshall

A new anti-equality video is called "Marriage Equals Biology Not BIgotry."

Anne Hathaway Will Donate Her Wedding Money to Marriage Equality
October 17 2012 12:07 PM ET

Anne Hathaway Gives to Marriage Equality

Diane Anderson-Minshall

The Hollywood star makes her wedding part of the cause.

WATCH The Heartfelt Stories You Haven't Seen Yet in Marriage Equality Ads
October 15 2012 7:32 PM ET

WATCH: The Heartfelt Stories Missing in Marriage Equality Ads

Lucas Grindley

A story from the Associated Press helped raise the issue of whether gay and lesbian voices are being left out of the television ad war.

Republican Donor Paul Singer Gives $250,000 to Maryland Marriage Campaign
October 15 2012 9:48 AM ET

Republican Makes Big Donation to Maryland Marriage Campaign

Julie Bolcer

Proposition 8 attorney and former Solicitor General Ted Olson said the “partisan veil” on marriage equality has been removed.

WATCH California Republican Supports Marriage Equality
October 12 2012 10:32 PM ET

WATCH: California Republican Supports Marriage Equality

Trudy Ring

Congressional candidate Gary DeLong is bucking his party on the issue as he runs against Democrat Alan Lowenthal, also an equality advocate.

WATCH Which Jersey Shore Cast Member Opposes Marriage Equality
October 12 2012 6:00 PM ET

Jersey Shore Against Marriage Equality?

Daniel Reynolds

She'll kiss girls, but wouldn't marry one.

Bloomberg Donates $250,000 To Maryland Marriage Campaign
October 12 2012 1:43 PM ET

Bloomberg Is Biggest Donor to Maryland Marriage Campaign

Julie Bolcer

The New York City mayor became the largest individual donor to the effort to pass the marriage equality referendum, showing that Maryland is conducting "a serious and real campaign," according to Governor Martin O'Malley.