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Supreme Court of Hawaii Hears Parentage Case Testing Marriage Equality Ruling

National
The case involves a dispute between a married same-sex couple regarding whether the non-biological mother, C.C., is a legal parent to their child and thus responsible for paying child support. ...
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Marriage Ceremonies May Begin in Scotland December 31

Scotland Marriage Equality
Top News International
The first same-sex marriage ceremonies in Scotland are expected to begin December 31, 2014. ...
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Coalition Calls for Oklahoma Marriage Equality

Top News Politics National
Freedom Oklahoma is a project of The Equality Network, which is working in partnership with Freedom to Marry to win marriage equality across the country. ...
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Three Indiana Same-Sex Couples File Lawsuit to Marry

Politics National
Last month the Indiana legislature considered HJR-3 a proposed state constitutional amendment that would have barred same-sex couples from marriage. ...
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All Same-Sex Couples in VA May Join Marriage Case

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The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit granted the motion to intervene in Bostic v. Rainey on behalf of all of Virginia's same-sex couples. ...
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OR Will No Longer Defend Anti-Marriage Law

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The state will enforce the ban, but Rosenblum said that the law “cannot withstand a federal constitutional challenge under any standard of review.” ...
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IN House Removes Ban on Civil Unions from Bill

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The House voted in favor of the amendment 52-43, removing a provision that banned “civil unions or other similar arrangements.” ...
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Cincinnati Loses Its Gay and Lesbian Center

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On November 9 the center will no longer be a physical center but, instead, an online slew of information for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community and a grant-giving organization to benefit other groups nearby. ...
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Oral Arguments Heard in WI Domestic Partnershi​p Case

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Wednesday Lambda Legal presented oral arguments on behalf of Fair Wisconsin and five same-sex couples in the Wisconsin Supreme Court, asking the court to uphold the state’s domestic partnership law as constitutional. ...
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Colville Tribal Council to Recognize Equal Marriage

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In 2008 the Coquille Indian Tribe in Oregon became the first Native American tribe to recognize marriage equality. According to Equality on Trial, now six U.S. tribes have formally recognized marriage equality. ...
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