The gay rights movement saw a significant victory at the Supreme Court Wednesday, even as the court dodged the fundamental issue of whether marriage is a constitutionally-protected right for all couples, gay or straight.
Today, the U.S.Supreme court will heard arguments in Hollingsworth v. Perry — a case considering the constitutionality of California’s gay marriage ban, Proposition 8.
A federal appeals court in San Francisco will hear an appeal today of Proposition 8.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (CBS/AP) — A California appellate court says state officials don’t have to enforce a voter-approved ban on gay marriage, setting up a likely Supreme Court fight over the issue.
Ken Mehlman, President Bush’s campaign manager in 2004 and a former chairman of the Republican National Committee, has told family and associates that he is gay.
Same-sex couples in California hoping to legally wed there this week will have to postpone any wedding plans until December at the earliest.
The next stage in the fight to secure marriage rights for California’s same sex couples has already begun and is creating lots of legal issues that could take years to cut through. Where does the […]