Leaders of the Catholic Church are not happy with the groundbreaking ceremony, in which four same-sex couples got married at City Hall.
A spokeswoman for Kansas City’s mayor says he would take actions similar to that of his St. Louis counterpart on same-sex marriage if the city’s charter allowed it.
Koster’s comments Thursday come a day after St. Louis officials issued marriage licenses to four gay couples.
The city of St. Louis issued four same-sex marriage licenses in a City Hall ceremony.
Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner says Illinois voters should have decided whether same-sex marriage should be legal in the state.
Advocates for gay marriage are blasting Republican candidate for governor Bruce Rauner’s stance on the issue as Illinois’ new law allowing same-sex marriages takes effect statewide.
Six couples filed a federal lawsuit seeking to block South Dakota’s gay marriage ban, leaving North Dakota as the only state in the country with an unchallenged law prohibiting same-sex weddings.
A Boone County judge has granted what may be the first same-sex divorce in Missouri, which has a constitutional amendment against recognizing same-sex marriages.
On June 1, same sex marriages will be legal in the state of Illinois, but one church has already been officiating marriages for at least 10 years,
Rev. Nancy Wilson says it’s inevitable that same-sex marriage will become legal in all 50 states.