October 17, 2014

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Judge: Wyoming Has to Allow Same-Sex Marriage

Filed by John M. Becker | October 17, 2014 | 4:40 PM | comments

A federal judge in Wyoming has just ruled that the Equality State cannot deny marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Marriage equality should be coming soon!Read More

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BREAKING: Supreme Court Denies Alaska Stay Request

Filed by John M. Becker | October 17, 2014 | 3:10 PM | comments

The full U.S. Supreme Court has just denied Alaska's request to stay a ruling bringing marriage equality to the state. It can now take effect.Read More


Two NC Magistrates Resign Rather Than Marry Gay Couples

Filed by John M. Becker | October 17, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

In North Carolina, at least two magistrates, whose responsibilities include performing civil marriages, have resigned rather than comply with the law and perform marriages for same-sex couples.Read More


BREAKING: Arizona Will Not Appeal; Marriages Start Now

Filed by John M. Becker | October 17, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne has just announced that he will not appeal a ruling striking down marriage discrimination. Couples will be able to get marriage licenses immediately.Read More

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Can Rick Weiland Save the Senate?

Filed by Bil Browning | October 17, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

Weiland may be the candidate everyone wrote off, but ends up saving the Senate from Republican control.Read More

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Remembering the Life, Love and Legacy of Audre Lorde

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | October 17, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

LGBT legend Audre Lorde used her indefatigable spirit to fight on many fronts -- and white feminist exclusion was just one of the battles.Read More

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U.S. Will Recognize Same-Sex Marriages in 7 More States

Filed by John M. Becker | October 17, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

The United States government will recognize same-sex marriages in an additional seven states, Attorney General Eric Holder announced today. Read More

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BREAKING: Arizona Marriage Ban Struck Down

Filed by John M. Becker | October 17, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

A federal judge has just struck down Arizona's marriage discrimination amendment. He did not stay his ruling, so Arizona is the 31st marriage equality state.Read More

Barney Frank Tells Half a Story

Filed by Guest Blogger | October 17, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

I believe that the failure of ENDA in 2010 must be squarely placed on its prime sponsor in the House, Barney Frank. Perhaps he is bringing up 2007 to blow smoke over the 2010 failure?Read More