Three same-sex couples challenged Alaska's law that restricts their access to certain tax benefits because they cannot legally marry in their state.
South Dakota is one of just four states without pending litigation seeking the freedom to marry, but all that will change this weekend.
Supporters of a 16-year-old transgender girl have planned simultaneous rallies in New York and Connecticut to lobby for her release from prison after being transferred to an adult facility, without charges filed against her.
Howard Brenner and David Usdan are the first couple married at 54 Below, which will soon host a reception for the Big Gay (Il)legal Wedding contest winners.
Bringing the fight to federal court, as happened in the Proposition 8 case, 'was absolutely a revolutionary step to take,' Jo Becker tells MSNBC host Ronan Farrow.
A Catholic priest in Liberia chides that country's president for not speaking out strongly enough against gay rights.
In the absence of a formal legal defense supporting Oregon's constitutional ban on same-sex marriage, a gay federal judge asked probing questions during Wednesday's hearing.