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Two Lego men decorate the top of a wedding cake. (Photo by Hagen Hopkins/Getty Images)

Judge Hears Arguments in Same-Sex Ban Lawsuit

Couples challenging Missouri’s refusal to recognize same-sex marriages legally performed in other states say there is no public interest in denying them the same rights as married heterosexuals.

09/25/2014

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Mo. Supreme Court Denies Survival Benefits for Same-Sex Partner

In a 5-2 decision, the state’s high court denied the spouse of deceased highway patrolman Dennis Englard survival benefits because he was not married to Englard.

10/30/2013

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Charlie Brennan – Thursday, May 30th – Eric Holder Story, Busking in STL, Legendary Guitarist Christopher Parkening

Charlie talks with CBS News Reporter Jill Jackson about the Justice Dept. seizing phone records of reporters; with ACLU Legal Director Anthony Rothert about difficult rules, fees and regulations for STL street performers; and with Legendary Classical Guitarist Christopher Parkening.

05/30/2013

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Judge Weighs Missouri’s Disturbing Worship Ban

Violators of the new law could face up to six months in jail and a $500 fine. Repeat offenders could get up to five years in prison.

09/11/2012

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