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Utah Takes Gay Marriage To U.S. Supreme Court

Utah is going straight to the U.S. Supreme Court to challenge a federal appeals court ruling that found states must allow gay couples to marry.

07/09/2014

A participant holds a rainbow flag during the gay and lesbian pride parade. (Credit: PEDRO ARMESTRE/Getty Images)

Utah To Appeal Ruling To Recognize Gay Marriages

Utah has appealed a federal judge’s ruling that officials must recognize gay marriages that took place in the state after a same-sex marriage ban was overturned.

06/05/2014

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Court Hearing Nev. Marriage Appeal In September

The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will hear a challenge to Nevada’s ban on same-sex marriage in September.

05/27/2014

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Republican Activists Push Party On Gay Marriage

As bans against gay marriage crumble and public opinion on the issue shifts rapidly, some Republicans are pushing the party to drop its opposition to same-sex unions, part of a broader campaign to get the GOP to appeal to younger voters by de-emphasizing social issues.

04/23/2014

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Nevada GOP Endorses Candidates, Drops Social Issues

Nevada Republicans pushed ahead Saturday with identifying GOP candidates they believe deserve the party’s backing in the upcoming primary election — even if their opponent is a fellow Republican. The delegates cast secret ballots on the endorsements the same day the newly approved effort drew bitter divisions at the state party’s convention in Las Vegas.

04/14/2014

A lady sports a hat with the Republican elephant.  (photo: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

County GOP Drops Marriage, Abortion From Platform

The Clark County Republican Party has removed language from its platform on several “social issues.”

04/01/2014

A participant holds a rainbow flag during the gay and lesbian pride parade. (Credit: PEDRO ARMESTRE/Getty Images)

7 Couples Challenge Arizona Same-Sex Marriage Ban

A national gay-rights organization announced Thursday the filing of a federal lawsuit on behalf of seven couples and two surviving spouses challenging Arizona’s ban on same-sex marriage.

03/13/2014

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Same Sex Marriage Campaign Begins

“Freedom Nevada” is a campaign of several groups pushing to abolish Nevada’s ban on same-sex weddings

02/13/2014

File photo of two brides at their wedding. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Nevada Drops Gay Marriage Opposition

The state is withdrawing from a federal case in which it opposes gay marriage

02/10/2014

The Mormon church and a coalition of religious organizations plan to file an argument to a federal appeals court explaining why they believe Utah's same-sex marriage ban should stand. (credit: George Frey/Getty Images)

Mormon Church, Christian Coalition To File Federal Appeal Backing Same-Sex Marriage Ban

The Mormon church and a coalition of religious organizations plan to file an argument to a federal appeals court explaining why they believe Utah’s same-sex marriage ban should stand.

02/10/2014

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