gay marriage

Gay Marriages To Begin In England And Wales Next Summer

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Queen Elizabeth II gave her royal stamp of approval to allow gay marriage in Britain. The bill will allow gay couples to get married in both civil and religious ceremonies in England and Wales. Also, those couples who previously had civil partnerships would be allowed to...

Indiana Makes Same-Sex Marriage a Felony Punishable by Prison

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On the heels of DOMA being repealed,  and in an effort to ban same sex marriages, Indiana lawmakers have revamped a 1997 law that makes furnishing false information on a marriage license a class D felony. On July 1, 2014, a same-sex couple applying for a...

Bert & Ernie Snuggle Up to Celebrate the End of DOMA on the ‘New Yorker’ Cover

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The latest issue of the New Yorker featuring Sesame Street’s iconic characters Bert and Ernie cuddling on the couch watching the Supreme Court strike down the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is causing quite a stir around the web. While many have embraced the cover,...

Delaware Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage

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Gov. Jack Markell, a Democrat, signed the bill following a 12-9 vote in the State Senate passing the measure. The State House approved the bill in April.