About 45 same-sex couples have applied for a marriage license in St. Louis County since the county started allowing it a little more than a week ago.
Despite a judge’s ruling that a gay marriage ban is unconstitutional, many counties are refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
Same-sex spouses of employees and retirees at Southeast Missouri State University will now be eligible for university benefits.
A Missouri judge has ruled that the state must recognize same-sex marriages that were legally performed in other states.
Sunday was the legal start of gay marriage in Illinois, but only a few of the 102 county clerks statewide opened to issue the documents because the day fell on a weekend.
Officials don’t know whether any same-sex couples have filed joint Missouri tax returns since Gov. Jay Nixon directed the Revenue Department last fall to permit it for those legally married in another state.
A newly filed lawsuit challenges Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon’s directive that state tax officials accept jointly filed returns from same-sex couples who have legally married in other states.
Same-sex couples looking to get married next year have plenty of questions. A series of marriage forums around the state may provide the answers.
he president of the Barilla pasta company in Italy said recently that they would never show a same-sex couple in any of their advertisements.
Despite Missouri’s ban on gay marriage, the Missouri National Guard is providing military benefits to same-sex couples.