Same-sex marriage

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Missouri Lawmakers Try to Appeal Gay Marriage Case

Missouri’s Republican legislative leaders are seeking to appeal a court ruling requiring officials to recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states.

12/03/2014

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Gay Couple Wanting a Divorce Takes Argument Before Mo. Supreme Court

The men were married in Iowa two years ago and tried to divorce in St. Louis County, but were told the court didn’t have jurisdiction because of Missouri’s ban on same-sex marriage.

12/03/2014

File photo of a same-sex couple. (credit: AFP/Getty/Stan Honda)

Kansas Supreme Court Allows More Gay Marriages

The Kansas Supreme Court has cleared the way for additional gay marriages in the state.

11/18/2014

Same-sex couples exchange vows at St. Louis City Hall after a St. Louis judge declared Missouri's ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional. (Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

Gay Couples in St. Louis County Turn Out for Marriage Licenses

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.

11/18/2014

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Missouri Urged to Not Appeal Gay Marriage Ruling

More than 3,000 Missouri residents are asking the state to drop its appeal of a federal ruling that overturns its constitutional ban on same-sex marriage.

11/12/2014

A participant holds a rainbow flag during the gay and lesbian pride parade. (Photo by AFP/Getty/PEDRO ARMESTRE)

ACLU: Gay Kansas Couple Harmed By Marriage Delay

Civil liberties attorneys are telling the U.S. Supreme Court that delaying gay marriage in Kansas will harm same-sex couples and their families.

11/11/2014

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Federal Judge Rules Against Missouri Gay Marriage Ban

The judge said he could find no reason for the state to dictate that people of the same gender can’t be married, but he delayed the effect of his ruling while it is appealed.

11/07/2014

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Koster Walking Fine Line Between Personal Position and Duties of Office

He is a supporter of gay marriage, but Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster says he will ask the Missouri Supreme Court to overturn a lower court ruling this week that clears the way for gay marriage in the state.

11/06/2014

Emotional for first same-sex couple to show up at #STL City Hall. (Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

St. Louis Judge Declares Mo. Same-Sex Marriage Ban Unconstitutional

St. Louis City Hall is now issuing marriage licenses for same-sex couples.

11/05/2014

A participant holds a rainbow flag during the gay and lesbian pride parade. (Photo by AFP/Getty/PEDRO ARMESTRE)

Conservative States Balk At Gay Marriage Action

Following Monday’s unexpected Supreme Court decision not to hear appeals over gay marriage, Julia and Regina Johnson went to the Reno County Clerk’s office to apply for a marriage license. After 16 years and six kids, it was time.

10/08/2014

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