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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

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

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

A same sex wedding cake (Photo by Nigel Roddis/Getty Images)

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.

03/11/2014

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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

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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State: Gay Marriage Ban Serves Legitimate Purpose

State lawyers for Gov. Brian Sandoval say Nevada’s constitutional ban on gay marriage serves a legitimate purpose of preserving traditional marriage.

01/22/2014

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.

01/16/2014

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