same-sex marriage

New Mexico Becomes The 17th State To Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

New Mexico Becomes The 17th State To Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

Thursday New Mexico became the newest state to legalize same-sex marriage after the state’s Supreme Court ruled it unconstitutional to deny marriage licenses to LGBT couples. Eight of the 33 counties in New Mexico began handing out marriage licenses to same-same couples back in August, when a county clerk in southern New Mexico independently decided […]

Colorado Judge Rules Against Bakery That Refused Sell A Same-Sex Wedding Cake

Colorado Judge Rules Against Bakery That Refused Sell A Same-Sex Wedding Cake

Friday, a Colorado Judge ruled that a bakery from Lakewood illegally discriminated against a gay couple when they refused to sell them a cake to celebrate their wedding. In July of 2012, Charlie Craig and David Mullins, walked in to Masterpiece Cakeshop to purchase a cake for their upcoming wedding. They planned to marry in […]

Same-Sex Marriage License Granted Early To Dying Woman In Illinois (Video)

Same-Sex Marriage License Granted Early To Dying Woman In Illinois (Video)

With same-sex marriage being legalized in Illinois this month, gay couples can begin jumping the broom in June, when the law goes into effect, but for one Cook County couple, they don’t have that kind of time. Vernita Gray has cancer that has spread to her brain and bones and she isn’t expected to live […]

Methodist Pastor Slams His Church For Opposing Same-Sex Marriage (Video)

Methodist Pastor Slams His Church For Opposing Same-Sex Marriage (Video)

After finding out that a church in Lebanon, Pennsylvania suspended Methodist Pastor Frank Schaefer for 30 days after finding him guilty of “conducting a ceremony that celebrates same-sex unions” and demanding he either repents (He says he doesn’t plan to) or be defrocked for participating in his gay son’s wedding, a pastor from Seattle, Washington […]

Oklahoma Gay Couple Allowed To Legally Marry Despite State Law(Video)

Oklahoma Gay Couple Allowed To Legally Marry Despite State Law(Video)

According to KOCO-TV, this is the first public same-sex marriage in Oklahoma, a state that normally doesn’t recognize it. Darren Black Bear and Jason Pickel, a Native American couple who have been together for eight years, already planned a trip to Iowa to get married, but after a United States Supreme Court ruling struck down […]