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Oklahoma’s State: Gay Marriage Is Unconstitutional

  On Tuesday January 14, a federal Judge in Oklahoma ruled that states constitutional amendment of same-sex marriage is violating the federal Constitution, meaning that the state’s ban on same-sex couple is “an arbitrary, irrational exclusion of just one class of Oklahoma citizens from a governmental benefit”, wrote Judge Terence C. Kern of United States […]

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Supreme Court puts Utah same-sex marriages on hold

The US Supreme Court put a stop to same-sex marriages in the conservative state Utah this Monday Jan 6th 2014 while the state appeals a federal district court’s ruling that had legalized the unions. Since December 20th 2013 there has been more than 900 Same-Sex couples in this state that has been married and now […]

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Great news for one of the conservative state UTAH which passed Same – Sex Marriage

Sen. Jim Dabakis, left, and his husband, Stephen Justesen

Dozens of same-sex couples lined up to get marriage licenses at the Salt Lake County clerk’s office, when this office started issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples and said that the district attorney authorized her office to begin issuing them. This is the first time a federal court has declared a same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional […]

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New Mexico joins 16 states and the District of Columbia in allowing gay marriage

Nature Wars : People vs. Pests

The New Mexico Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage in the state on December 19, 2013, declaring in a ruling that it is unconstitutional to deny a marriage license to gay and lesbian couples. The court issued a unanimous decision in Griego v. Oliver holding that marriage licenses must be issued to couples without respect to […]

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LGBT Hawaii wedding destination

Nasab Hudhayl
, Marriage Equality News
Letters Written While on a Collicting Trip in the East Indies

Hawaii Senate passes gay marriage bill

Hawaii has become the LGBT wedding destination. The Hawaii state Senate has passed a bill legalizing same-sex marriage. Legislators passed the bill this past Tuesday during a special session, and Gov. Neil Abercrombie has said he will sign it. This will allow thousands of same-sex couples living in Hawaii and even more tourists to marry in […]

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