Civil liberties lawyers are applauding Virginia’s registrar of vital records for outlining new procedures to ensure the children of same-sex married couples are properly recorded by hospitals.
Same-sex couples seeking the right to marry are asking the Supreme Court to settle the issue of gay marriage nationwide.
The federal government is recognizing same-sex marriages in seven more states.
Gov. Terry McAuliffe has become the first Virginia governor to preside over a same-sex wedding ceremony.
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is sending notice to local social services divisions that married gay couples can now adopt children.
Brianna Watts and Rachel Duncan hoped that this time it would be different — this time the clerk behind the counter wouldn’t say no.
Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy has temporarily blocked an appeals court ruling that declared gay marriage legal in Idaho and Nevada.
Virginia’s governor has signed an order directing state agencies to comply with the legalization of same-sex marriage in the state.
Same-sex marriages began in Virginia on Monday after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear an appeal of a lower court decision striking down the state’s ban on such unions.
Some same-sex Virginia couples wasted no time getting hitched Monday afternoon after the Supreme Court’s decision to clear the way for five states to legalize gay marriage.