Outside the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver, hundreds of LGBT people and allies gathered to voice their support for the freedom to marry before the court hears opening arguments in the Utah marriage case.
Former U.S. senator Alan Simpson says everyone deserves the freedom to marry.
At a national conference Saturday, Apostle Neil L. Andersen reaffirmed the official Mormon position that marriage should be limited to one man and one woman.
Ironic that leaders of the Mormon Church are still fighting to keep marriage equality off the books.
Two of the plaintiffs in the case to challenge Utah's 2004 marriage ban got engaged on Friday night.
A dozen LGBT advocates were arrested in Salt Lake City after they blocked entryways to Utah governor George Herbert's office, and legislative committee rooms, demanding action on a pending nondiscrimination bill.