The minister and his partner were arrested for trespassing after they refused to leave the clerk's office without a marriage license.
In a 3-2 vote, Senate Bill 11 passed the Senate Judiciary Committee after nearly five hours of public testimony.
An unexpected finale to the Chanel Haute Couture presentation made for a powerful statement in favor of same-sex marriage.
For the first time, gay and lesbian soldiers were able to attend the Commander-in-Chief's Inaugural Ball with their same-sex partners.
The President's inclusion of gay and lesbian American in his inaugural speech on Monday prompted an 11-year-old transgender girl in Arizona to write an essay about inclusion.
The out MSNBC anchor and New York magazine editor at large believe that President Obama's inaugural address was a pointed message to Supreme Court justices who will rule on two cases relating to marriage equality this summer.
President Obama's speech and its many firsts for inclusiveness had activists rejoicing.