Gay and lesbian couples who are challenging California's ban on same-sex marriage say the Constitution prohibits discrimination against them in the nation's largest state or anywhere else in America.Prohibitions on gay marriage are enshrined in 30 state constitutions and in statutes in roughly 10 other states. Their brief describes it as a "badge of inferiority, separateness...
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A Democratic lawmaker in the Iowa House on Tuesday implored his colleagues to continue advancing anti-bullying legislation despite controversy and conservative outcry over the issue.
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PORTLAND, Maine — The Maine Supreme Judicial Court will hear arguments this week on a national anti-gay-marriage group's efforts to keep its donor list confidential.The National Organization for Marriage is appealing a Superior Court judge's decision refusing to vacate subpoenas issued by the Maine Ethics Commission demanding the names of NOM's donors in a 2009 gay marriage...
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WASHINGTON — Gay and lesbian couples who are challenging California's ban on same-sex marriage said Thursday that the Constitution prohibits discrimination against them in the nation's largest state or anywhere else in America.Prohibitions on gay marriage are enshrined in 30 state constitutions and in statutes in roughly 10 other states. "This badge of inferiority,...
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An anti-gay marriage protest suffered a rocky start in Paris on Wednesday as counter-protesters scuffled with demonstrators.
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She's against gay marriage, wants to leave the EU and says she can't afford for parking spaces. Peter Dominiczak meets the Tory candidate for Eastleigh.
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Some Republican lawmakers in Iowa resorted to bullying tactics when attempting to shut down an anti-bullying conference.
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French police use tear gas and batons against hundreds of anti-gay marriage protesters on the Champs-Élysées.
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As the Supreme Court hears two major cases regarding same-sex marriage, the opponents of such homosexually wedded bliss have come out in full force to voice their distaste for what they deem to be a threat to traditional marriage. Whether it's condemning homosexuality as "unnatural" and "immoral," or comparing gay relationships to "armed robbery" and "marrying your dog," or...
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Same-sex marriage has a new advocate. GOP Senator Rob Portman says he now supports gay marriage. In a March 14 interview with CNN, the conservative lawmaker, known in the past for anti-gay rhetoric, had a change of heart...
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