Gay Couples Want Va.'s Same-Sex Marriage Ban Lifted Before Supreme Court RulingThe plaintiffs in a court case challenging Virginia's same-sex marriage ban want a federal appeals court to allow gay marriages to occur before the U.S. Supreme Court can rule on the issue.
Court Hearing Set Over Gay Marriage Ban In Va.A federal judge was set to hear arguments Tuesday on whether Virginia's ban on gay marriage should be struck down, which is the position the state's newly elected Democratic attorney general has endorsed in a move that angered many Republican lawmakers.
Virginia AG Says State Gay Marriage Ban UnconstitutionalVirginia Attorney General Mark Herring says he will not defend the gay marriage ban against federal lawsuits that challenge it.
Judge Removes Gov. McDonnell From Gay Marriage SuitA judge has removed Virginia's governor from a lawsuit challenging the state's same-sex marriage ban but is allowing the case to continue with two other defendants.