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Whatever their views on gay couples, Americans predict that the Supreme Court will rule this month against state same-sex
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The plaintiffs in Obergefell v. Hodges. White House Senior Adviser Valerie Jarrett and Freedom to Marry Founder Evan Wolfson
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C.A. Lee III, Patrick Scarborough, Jason Turner and Robert Listerman. Colasonti and Ryder married last year after 26 years
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Marc and our HuffPost Community discuss why drug sniffing dogs are so divisive.
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UPDATE: May 20, 2015 -- Earlier this week, Columbia University professor Donald Green requested the retraction of an article
Queer Voices
It was a historic week with the Supreme Court rulings on DOMA and California's Proposition 8. These activities coincided with the San Francisco Pride Festival, one of the largest in the country. With crowds estimated at over 1.8 million, the mood was celebratory and festive.
Queer Voices
In June, Luter was elected the first African-American president of the Southern Baptist Convention, the nation’s largest
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In my judgment this Proposition 8 battle is a distraction from addressing the real issues that destroy marriages.
Media
In recognizing rights, the Court is not "creating" them. It's simply acknowledging that they were always there, even if we haven't always lived up to our principles and recognized them, as clearly we have not.
Queer Voices
Never before has the U.S. Supreme Court heard two significant gay rights cases simultaneously, and its rulings in these cases (expected in late June 2013) could be a defining moment in our entire community's decades-long struggle for equality under the law.
Politics
WASHINGTON — Dozens of prominent Republicans — including top advisers to former President George W. Bush, four former governors
Queer Voices
Next month, the United States Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in two cases concerning same-sex marriage. What are the legal issues?
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The 10 senators promote the argument that Section 3 of DOMA serves as a disincentive for states' legalization of same-sex marriage. But they suggest that this is not based on animus against gays and lesbians.
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The future of our family rests in your hands. You have the power to make it devastatingly difficult. You can make it confusing and convoluted. Or you can do the right thing. Please, Justice Kennedy, please, please, do the right thing.
Queer Voices
For two days in March, nine people in black robes will get together to hear arguments as to whether or not my marriage should be protected. I feel disgusted, violated and angry. I'm also scared, and that is one emotion that I thought I had put behind me.
College
Dec 11 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court appointed a Harvard Law School professor on Tuesday to argue whether the court
Queer Voices
Last Friday, as my staff and I sat hunched at our desks, refreshing the SCOTUS Blog for updates from the U.S. Supreme Court, the gravity of this moment in history hit me. The moment that we have been striving toward for decades was close. We were finally getting our day in court.
Politics
Below, the Supreme Court order on same-sex marriage cases: The United States Supreme Court will review the decision by the
Queer Voices
As always, there is a steady stream of comments and questions about the decision and the future of the Perry v. Brown case challenging the constitutionality of Proposition 8. This post addresses the most common ones.