Texas' AG: State Workers Can Deny Same-Sex Marriage Licenses Over Religious ObjectionsTexas’ conservative Republican Attorney General Ken Paxton called the Supreme Court decision giving same-sex couples the right to marry a “lawless ruling” and said state workers can cite their religious objections in denying marriage licenses.
Techies Strut Their High Tech #Pride At #SFPride ParadeTech companies strutted their pride Sunday as Apple, Google, Yahoo, Facebook, Uber and hundreds other high-tech employees came out in full force for the 45th Annual Gay Pride Parade in San Francisco.
Rainbow Over Grateful Dead Concert Evokes Visions Of Jerry Garcia, Gay Pride During Epic WeekendDuring an epic week in America that saw same sex couple gain equal rights to marriage on the eve of Pride weekend, and an epic week in music as the Grateful Dead play their final concerts with a show Saturday night and again Sunday at Levi's Stadium, fans couldn't help but embrace a rainbow over the concert as a sign of the late Jerry Garcia looking down on them, and celebrating pride.
California Newspaper Saturday Editions Go Big With Same-Sex Marriage But Red Bluff Paper's Front Page Ignores HistoryMost California newspapers, as well as those around the nation, played the Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage high on their Saturday edition front pages -- not so in Red Bluff.
11 Tweets That Brilliantly Make Fun Of Justice Scalia's Dissent On Same-Sex Marriage RulingJustice Antonin Scalia had some choice words in his dissenting opinion on the Supreme Court’s decision to legalize same-sex marriage. And the Internet was quick to respond. (Via 997[NOW!])
Scalia Says 'California Does Not Count' In Dissenting Same-Sex Marriage OpinionSupreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia had some choice words to include in his dissent on the legalization of same-sex marriage.
7 California Liberals React To Gay Marriage Becoming Law Of LandGay rights supporters cheered, danced and wept outside the court when the decision was announced. Here in California, liberal politicians took to Twitter to celebrate the momentous news.
Gavin Newsom's 'It's Going To Happen' Prediction Comes TrueThe man often credited with putting the same-sex marriage debate on the front burner seemed to express relief and gratitude that same-sex marriage equality is now the law of the land in the United States.
FULL TEXT SUPREME COURT OPINION: Justices Make Marriage Legal For All Couples Across U.S.No union is more profound than marriage, for it embodies the highest ideals of love, fidelity, devotion, sacrifice, and family. In forming a marital union, two people become something greater than once they were. As some of the petitioners in these cases demonstrate, marriage embodies a love that may endure even past death. It would misunderstand these men and women to say they disrespect the idea of marriage. Their plea is that they do respect it, respect it so deeply that they seek to find its fulfillment for themselves. Their hope is not to be condemned to live in loneliness, excluded from one of civilization’s oldest institutions. They ask for equal dignity in the eyes of the law. The Constitution grants them that right
Historic Supreme Court Ruling Makes Gay Marriage Legal In All 50 StatesIn a sweeping historic ruling, the Supreme Court gave same-sex couples the right to marry under the Constitution.
Supreme Court Ruling On Gay Marriage: 5 Things To Know Before The AnnouncementThe future of gay marriage depends on a U.S. Supreme Court decision expected Friday or more likely Monday, and as the nation's lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) community and opposing conservatives anxiously await the ruling, there are 5 things everyone might want to know beforehand.
Where In The World Is Same-Sex Marriage Legal?As America awaits the Supreme Court decision on whether to make same-sex marriage the law of the land in the United States, here is a list of other countries around the world where it already is.
15 Advancements LGBT Community Will Be Celebrating During SF PridePublic support for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender rights has come a long way since California narrowly passed the Proposition 8 same-sex marriage ban in 2008.
No Same-Sex Marriage Ruling Monday; Supreme Court Watchers Eye Possible Thursday RulingThose expecting a landmark ruling on the fate of same-sex marriage from the U.S. Supreme Court will have to wait until at least Thursday after justices failed to release their opinion on the case Monday morning.
With Supreme Court's Gay Marriage Ruling Imminent, Couples And Courthouses Make PlansWith a U.S. Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage expected any day now, gay couples in states with bans are making wedding plans, courthouse officials are getting ready for different scenarios and steadfast foes are working on their strategies to keep up the opposition.