New Book: Biden Pushed Obama on Marriage Equality

New Book: Biden Pushed Obama on Marriage Equality

Vice President Joe Biden's marriage equality endorsement in 2012 was no trial balloon, but it forced the president to take a pro-equality stand, says the new book Forcing the Spring.

Ohio Marriage Ruling Stayed, Except for Plaintiffs

Ohio Marriage Ruling Stayed, Except for Plaintiffs

Federal judge Timothy Black granted a stay on his ruling striking down Ohio's marriage recognition ban, but ordered the state to issue birth certificates listing both married same-sex parents to the four plaintiff couples.

Anglican Priest Defies Church, Marries Partner

Anglican Priest Defies Church, Marries Partner

A Church of England clergy member takes advantage of England's new marriage equality law, in defiance of his denomination's opposition to same-sex unions.

Nevada Republican Party Drops Opposition to Marriage Equality

Nevada Republican Party Drops Opposition to Marriage Equality

With little debate, the state party adopted a platform without language opposing same-sex marriage.

ACLU Seeks Recognition for 300 Michigan Marriages

ACLU Seeks Recognition for 300 Michigan Marriages

For less than 24 hours, marriage equality was the law of the land in Michigan. Now the ACLU is suing the state to make sure the same-sex couples who married get the rights they're entitled to.

BREAKING: Judge Strikes Down Ohio's Marriage Recognition Ban

Judge Strikes Down Ohio's Marriage Recognition Ban

Federal judge Timothy Black held true to his word and issued a ruling ordering Ohio to recognize legal same-sex marriages performed in other states.

Virginia Attorney General Compares Marriage Ban to Racism

Virginia's AG Compares Marriage Ban to Racism

Bans on same-sex couples getting married sound awfully similar to bans on interracial marriage, says Virginia's attorney general.

Elderly N.C. Couples With Severe Medical Issues Demand Marriage Rights

Elderly N.C. Couples Demand Marriage Rights

Three couples with pressing medical issues appeal to courts to recognize their marriages before it is too late.

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