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.
On the same day the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments on gay marriage, nearly 100 gay rights supporters rallied at Missouri’s Capitol.
A small southeast Missouri school district is facing a threat of legal action over a policy barring same-sex couples from attending prom together.
Additional benefits could cost $1.2 million per year.
Civil unions are supposed to give couples the same rights under law as marriage, but ” those rights are often denied.”
Professor Susan Murray says she hopes Thursday’s vote at the Rolla campus will send a message to the Missouri Board of Curators.
The vast majority of same-sex households were in or near some of Missouri’s largest cities, including St. Louis, Kansas City and Columbia.