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A federal judge ruled that Colorado's ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional. The decision has been stayed.
Judge rules that Kentucky's ban on marriage equality is unconstitutional.
Two openly gay judges, Darrin Gayles and Staci Yandle, joined the federal bench yesterday.
The National Organization for Marriage, the once-powerful anti-LGBT group who has not had a victory since early 2012, has mostly been in the headlines because of its attempts to withhold donor information from courts.
Yesterday, a federal court responded to the confusion created by the Utah Supreme Court when it ruled last Friday that same sex marriages performed in the state would not be recognized.
Last Friday, the Utah Supreme Court issued a stay on ruling in a current same sex adoption case, which effectively barred the Utah Department of Health from issuing birth certificates to same sex parents.
In Nigeria, four men received 20 lashes each as a punishment for being gay. The accused men were beaten in order to pressure them into confession.
A Connecticut judge ruled that a provision of the so-called Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is unconstitutional.
In a 5-4 ruling on Thursday morning, DC’s highest