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Gay and lesbian couples are lining up to get marriage licenses after Arizona's conservative attorney general announced he would not challenge the federal ruling overturning gay marriage bans in several states. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Gay Marriage Now Legal In Arizona

Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne announced he will not challenge a federal court decision that cleared the way for same-sex unions in the state.


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Arizona Man Seeks Recognition Of Same-Sex Marriage

An Arizona man whose longtime partner recently died went to court on Friday to ask a federal judge to grant him death benefits.


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Nevada Same-Sex Marriage Hearing

San Francisco Federal Appeals Court to consider cases from other states, too


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Court Delays Nevada Gay Marriage Appeal

A federal appeals court has postponed oral arguments on the challenge toNevada’s gay marriage ban just hours after it had set the hearing for April 9.


The federal government says it will recognize marriage licenses issued in Utah for same-sex couples. (Getty Images)

Utah Governor Flooded With Letters On Gay Marriage

More than 2,700 calls, emails and letters flooded Utah Gov. Gary Herbert’s office in the days and weeks after a federal judge said gay couples could marry in the state.


Court halts Calif. gay marriages pending appeal

SAN FRANCISCO – A federal appeals court put same-sex weddings in California on hold indefinitely Monday while it considers the constitutionality of the state’s gay marriage ban.