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.
St. Louis City Hall is now issuing marriage licenses for same-sex couples.
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.
Chris Koster says state’s future will be “one of inclusion.”
A Missouri judge has ruled that the state must recognize same-sex marriages that were legally performed in other states.
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.
Later today in Kansas City, a judge is set to begin listening to arguments in a case that challenges Missouri’s refusal to recognize same-sex unions performed in other states.
Missouri’s ban on same-sex marriage is causing the state to lose big money, according to the group PROMO.
A rally was held this morning outside of Cor Jesu Academy in support of the gay faculty and students at the school in the wake of two female teachers fired for marrying each other.
There’s a call this morning for alumni of Cor Jesu Academy, an all-girls Catholic high school, to withhold their support for the school following the firing of two gay teachers.