Puerto Rico Drops Ban on Gay Marriage, Ricky Martin Rightly Elated

Puerto Rico's formal opposition to gay marriage is over, the government announced Friday —- a step in the right direction you beautiful babies! » 3/21/15 4:00pm 3/21/15 4:00pm

Alabama's Homophobia Costs a University $15 Million

A gay couple who are both devoted alumni of the University of Alabama have scrapped their plans to bequeath their multimillion dollar estate to the school. Elliott Mitchell and Clark West, who donated $1 million to the school a decade ago, say they can't support a state institution while a same-sex marriage ban… » 3/17/15 6:00pm 3/17/15 6:00pm

Son of Anti-Gay Alabama Judge Roy Moore Arrested on Drug Charges 

The son of Roy Moore, Albama's furiously anti-gay and pro-Ten Commandments chief justice, has been arrested on drug charges. » 3/16/15 10:00pm 3/16/15 10:00pm

OK Hates Gay Marriage So Much It Wants to Get Rid of Straight Marriage

The Oklahoma House of Representative passed a bill Tuesday that would abolish state-issued marriage licenses. If the bill is signed into law, marriage licenses would be issued by a member of the clergy. It's intended to block gay marriages in the state, but is actually just going to turn into an enormous, delightful,… » 3/13/15 3:15pm 3/13/15 3:15pm

Guy Fieri Officiates Mass Gay Wedding in Florida Flavortown

Terrible news: if you're half a gay couple looking to tie the knot in Miami, you just missed your chance to be joined in joyous matrimony by none other than Food Network personality Guy Fieri. The love boat has passed you by, my friend. » 2/24/15 11:30am 2/24/15 11:30am

Anti-Gay Alabama Judge Roy Moore Swears He Has Lots of Gay Friends

Earlier this week, Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore tried a last-ditch, unsuccessful effort to stop gay marriage in the state, directing state and officials and employees to just not grant marriage licenses, in defiance of a recent federal ruling. But Moore, who has called homosexuality "evil," wants you to know all… » 2/12/15 1:10pm 2/12/15 1:10pm

Alabama Chief Justice Tells Judges to Deny Gay Marriage Licenses

Albama's chief justice Judge Roy. S. Moore — once declared Man of the Year by Ann Coulter — issued a late-night order Sunday to the state's local officials, banning them from granting marriage licenses to gay couples. Same-sex marriages were set to begin in the state today, after Alabama's ban on gay marriage was… » 2/09/15 9:30am 2/09/15 9:30am

Beloved Pope Francis Backs Slovakia's Referendum Against Gay Marriage

There is a reason why progressives are so fond of Pope Francis: Caring for poor people has been the hallmark of his papacy, and a year and a half ago he said the Catholic church had become too "obsessed" with gay marriage, abortion and contraception. » 2/08/15 7:30pm 2/08/15 7:30pm

Judge Strikes Down Gay Marriage Ban in Alabama

A U.S. district judge struck down Alabama's ban on gay marriage after two Mobile women sued the state for refusing to recognize their California marriage. Cari Searcy and Kimberly McKeand, who have been together almost 15 years, sought legal recourse after Alabama denied Searcy's petition to legally adopt the couple's… » 1/24/15 11:10am 1/24/15 11:10am

Anti-Gay Group Wants Kagan and Ginsburg to Recuse from Marriage Case

The frothingly anti-gay American Family Association is pushing Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Elena Kagan to remove themselves from the upcoming case that will decide whether same-sex marriage is protected under the Constitution. They're arguing that both women have officiated at gay weddings, making… » 1/19/15 2:45pm 1/19/15 2:45pm

Supreme Court to Decide If Same-Sex Marriage Is a Constitutional Right

This is big: the Supreme Court will finally rule on whether same-sex marriage is a right under the Constitution. » 1/16/15 4:00pm 1/16/15 4:00pm

Suze Orman Shows Up to Support Florida Same Sex Weddings 

Despite the wishes of asshole Florida governor Jeb Bush, same-sex couples in Florida flocked to courthouses looking to get married on Tuesday. » 1/06/15 11:33am 1/06/15 11:33am

Jeb Bush Not Happy for Gorgeous, Legally Wedded Lesbians 

Jeb Bush is making all the noises necessary to run for president, which as a Republican nominee means suddenly coming out as sternly anti-gay. In an interview with the Miami Herald this weekend, he said he was disappointed a Florida state court had ruled to allow gay marriage. In 2012, Jeb suggested gay parents could… » 1/05/15 6:00pm 1/05/15 6:00pm

Florida Counties End Courthouse Weddings to Keep Gays From Marrying

Florida's Duval, Clay and Baker counties have ended the practice of courthouse weddings to avoid performing ceremonies for gay couples, the Florida Times-Union reports. » 1/01/15 2:26pm 1/01/15 2:26pm

The U.S. Supreme Court denied South Carolina's request to block gay marriage in the state, making it the 35th American state to allow legal same-sex unions. Only 15 more to go. » 11/20/14 2:00pm 11/20/14 2:00pm

The Supreme Court has ruled that a stay barring Kansas from issuing same-sex marriage licenses must be lifted. It will be the 33rd state in the Union to allow gay marriage. Party hats for Kansas! » 11/13/14 12:40pm 11/13/14 12:40pm

Lesbian Couple Pulls Off First Gay Marriage in Russia

In Russia, land of the criminalization of "gay propaganda," gay marriage is obviously illegal. But two women have managed to register the country's very first same sex marriage, a move that has already drawn the ire of lawmakers intent on finding a way to, at the very least, annul the union. » 11/09/14 3:56pm 11/09/14 3:56pm

SCOTUS May Be Forced to Act After Gay Marriage Bans Upheld in 4 States

A panel on a federal appeals court in Cincinnati has ruled 2-1 that gay marriage bans in Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio and Tennessee can remain in place. The ruling from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit overturned lower courts who all said that gay marriage bans are unconstitutional; it's also the exact… » 11/07/14 10:50am 11/07/14 10:50am

Like a stealth ninja of justice, the United States Supreme Court just announced that it won't be hearing appeals to gay marriage cases in Utah, Oklahoma, Virginia, Indiana and Wisconsin, effectively legalizing same sex unions in all of those states. Somewhere, Rick Santorum screams into a knotted sheet. » 10/06/14 11:50am 10/06/14 11:50am

This weekend, Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan officiated in the same sex nuptials between a former law clerk and his husband. Immediately after the ceremony, Kagan hopped on the phone and ordered your parents to get a divorce. You know how marriage is — one in, one out. » 9/22/14 3:40pm 9/22/14 3:40pm