Post Politics: Same-sex marriage


Posted at 12:19 PM ET, 02/04/2014

Federal judge says she’ll rule quickly on Va. same-sex marriage ban

Virginia advanced its new legal position that a 2006 referendum approved by voters violates the U.S. Constitution.

By Robert Barnes  |  12:19 PM ET, 02/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gay Marriage, same-sex marriage, Virginia

Posted at 11:21 AM ET, 12/27/2013

Utah plans to take gay marriage fight to Supreme Court soon

The attorney general’s office plans to appeal.

By Niraj Chokshi  |  11:21 AM ET, 12/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  same-sex marriage

Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 10/21/2013

Christie drops appeal of gay marriage ruling

Decision assures that same-sex marriages that were set to be performed starting Monday will be valid going forward.

By Aaron Blake  |  09:58 AM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Christie, same-sex marriage

Posted at 12:13 PM ET, 03/31/2013

Flake: 'Inevitable' that a GOP presidential candidate will support gay marriage

The Republican senator from Arizona said he remains opposed to same-sex marriage, but thinks a GOP presidential candidate will someday support it.

By Sean Sullivan  |  12:13 PM ET, 03/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  same sex marriage

Posted at 04:13 PM ET, 03/26/2013

Highlights from Supreme Court arguments on Prop. 8 gay marriage case

Excerpts from Tuesday's Supreme Court arguments California's gay marriage ban.

By Sandhya Somashekhar  |  04:13 PM ET, 03/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  same sex marriage, supreme court

Posted at 10:23 AM ET, 11/07/2012

Minnesota rejects same-sex marriage ban

Voters in Minnesota rejected a constitutional ban on same-sex marriage.

By Debbi Wilgoren  |  10:23 AM ET, 11/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maine, maryland, same-sex marriage; minnesota; constitutional marriage ban, same-sex unions, washington state

Posted at 01:20 PM ET, 05/09/2012

Obama may clarify position on same-sex marriage in interview today

The president has been under intense pressure on the issue since Sunday, when Vice President Biden said he was “absolutely comfortable” with it.

By Peter Wallsten  |  01:20 PM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  President Obama, Same-sex marriage