U.S. v. Windsor

Invoking 'Kulturkampf,' 'legalistic argle-bargle,' and 'the black-robed supremacy,' Justice Scalia expresses his opposition to LGBT rights in a colorful manner. Just ask the nearest hippie.

July 09 2015 2:30 AM

The plaintiff in the landmark case that struck down the Defense of Marriage Act two years ago celebrated Friday at the Stonewall Inn.

June 29 2015 6:00 AM

A pro-equality Supreme Court brief filed by more than 300 conservatives, coordinated by Ken Mehlman, features several noteworthy changes from a similar effort in 2013.

March 10 2015 3:02 PM

But federal laws make some married same-sex couples ineligible for certain Social Security and veterans' benefits, explains a new report.

June 20 2014 2:53 PM

President Obama met this week with Edie Windsor, the octogenarian lesbian whose landmark case at the U.S. Supreme Court stuck down the so-called Defense of Marriage Act.

February 14 2014 4:35 PM

The Social Security Administration has started paying widows' and widowers' claims to surviving partners in legally recognized same-sex marriages.

December 16 2013 4:08 PM

The Supreme Court's longest-serving justice told a crowd at Tufts University Thursday that he's 'waiting for the other shoe to drop' to reveal how he really feels about marriage equality.

October 03 2013 2:30 PM