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File photo of a same-sex couple holding hands. (credit: Getty Images)

Feds Recognize Same-Sex Couples In Utah

Attorney General Eric Holder on Friday extended federal recognition to the marriages of more than 1,000 same-sex couples in Utah that took place before the Supreme Court put those unions in the state on hold.

01/10/2014

File photo of a lesbian couple exchanging rings during their wedding. (Photo by NOEL CELIS/AFP/GettyImages)

Utah Holdouts Now Issuing Gay Marriage Licenses

The last of the Utah counties that were holding out on issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples reversed course Thursday and decided to hand out licenses to all eligible applicants.

12/26/2013

File photo of a same sex couple exchanging rings. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

Holdouts In Utah Now Letting Gay Couples Wed

Utah County officials who held out on issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples even after a judge overturned a ban say they will now offer licenses to all eligible applicants.

12/26/2013

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

Counties Ask N.M. High Court To Decide Gay Marriage

New Mexico’s 33 counties asked the state’s highest court Thursday to decide whether gay marriage is legal in the state and to stop the spread of lawsuits that have forced some county officials to start issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

09/05/2013

Same sex marriage advocates rally on the steps of the Supreme Court June 26, 2013 in Washington, DC. The high court ruled to strike down DOMA and determined the California's proposition 8 ban on same-sex marriage was not properly before them, declining to overturn the lower court's striking down of the law. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Live And Local With Kevin Wall 06/26/13: Defense Of Marriage Act, Prop 8, And Immigration Reform

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.

06/26/2013