An antigay pastor from Illinois claimed LGBT couples who wish to marry and raise a family are like 'five-year-olds who think they can drive cars.'
The couple will be among the first gay couples to marry when the first same-sex marriages are held in England and Wales next year.
The Roman Catholic bishop of Springfield, Ill., said a plan to pray the rosary for marriage equality was 'blasphemous,' and police were called to keep equality activists out of the city's cathedral.
The New Mexico Supreme Court heard hourlong arguments Wednesday from both supporters and opponents of marriage equality.
As part of the We Do campaign, same-sex couples married in other states are registering their licenses with county officials, while unmarried couples apply for licenses.
Even though Oklahoma forbids same-sex marriage, members of Native American tribes are not beholden to state law.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott remains opposed to marriage equality despite his sister's engagement to her longtime partner.
The state's highest court is hearing opening arguments in a case set to determine whether or not New Mexico's constitution allows for marriage equality today.