Episcopalians overwhelmingly voted Wednesday to allow religious weddings for same-sex couples, solidifying the church’s embrace of gay rights that began more than a decade ago with the pioneering election of the first openly gay bishop.
Twenty-six million people changed their Facebook profile photos to celebrate same-sex marriage amid Pride weekend.
Tourism officials say the nation’s capital has long been a popular destination for same-sex couples. But the capital city may see fewer couples from out of town seeking marriage licenses now that the Supreme Court has legalized same-sex marriages nationwide.
The Catholic dioceses in Virginia say the Supreme Court’s decision legalizing same-sex marriages fails to uphold marriage as the union of one man and one woman.
The plaintiff in the Supreme Court same-sex marriage case, Jim Obergefell, married his husband on the BWI Airport tarmac in 2013.
The Supreme Court has declared that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States.
The right of same-sex couples to marry is the biggest of five cases still to be decided by the Supreme Court.
Americans are evenly split on whether the Supreme Court should rule that same-sex marriage must be legal nationwide, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll.
Mike Huckabee warns that same-sex marriage will lead to the “criminalization of Christianity.”
Justices are considering whether states can continue defining marriage as the union of a man and a woman, or whether the Constitution gives gay and lesbian couples the right to marry.