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No Gay Marriage in Mississippi During Appeal Process

By Emily Wagster Pettus | Dec 5
A federal appeals court says same-sex marriages won't be allowed in Mississippi while the state defends its gay-marriage ban.

Gay Marriage Advocate's Widow Gets Social Security

By Michelle R. Smith | Dec 5
The widow of a woman who pushed to legalize gay marriage in Rhode Island before she died of cancer will be entitled to her Social Security benefits after a yearslong fight to get them, an advocacy group said Thursday.

Missouri Lawmakers Try to Appeal Gay Marriage Case

Dec 4
A lawyer for a man seeking a divorce from his husband argued Wednesday before the Missouri Supreme Court that the state should dissolve the union, even though the state constitution doesn't allow same-sex partners to wed.

ACLU Seeks Nebraska Recognition of Gay Marriages

Dec 4
A civil liberties group is asking a judge to order Nebraska to recognize same-sex marriages while the group's legal challenge to the state's gay marriage ban is pending.

'Stop What You're Doing,' Says London Restaurant to Couple

By Winnie McCroy | Dec 4
A lesbian couple is outraged this week over shoddy and homophobic treatment at a London restaurant.

Eleventh Circuit Will Not Stay Florida Marriages

By EDGE | Dec 3
The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals denied a request for a stay Wednesday in the challenge to Florida's same-sex marriage ban.

DC Council Bans Conversion Therapy for LGBT Youth

By EDGE | Dec 3
On Tuesday, December 2, the District of Columbia Council unanimously approved a bill that will protect lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth from the dangerous and discredited practice of conversion therapy.

LGBT Baby Boomers Face Tough Retirement Hurdles

By Ken Sweet | Dec 1
Gay and lesbian individuals are less prepared financially for retirement than their straight counterparts, according to an exclusive analysis by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.

Attorney General: Gay Marriages Should Start Soon in Mississippi

Nov 30
An attorney for two lesbian couples and a gay rights group says marriage licenses should be issued to same-sex couples in Mississippi in about 10 days.

Mississippi Appeals Ruling in Same-Sex Marriage Case

Nov 29
Mississippi's attorney general has taken first steps to appeal a federal judge's ruling that overturned the state's ban on same-sex marriage.

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