Marriage Equality: December 2013


BREAKING: Fed. Judge Strikes Down Utah Marriage Ban!

Filed by John M. Becker | December 20, 2013 | 4:20 PM | comments

And then there were EIGHTEEN: A federal judge has just struck down Utah's marriage discrimination amendment.Read More


Catholic Students Protest Termination Of Gay Administrator

Filed by John M. Becker | December 19, 2013 | 5:45 PM | comments

A Catholic school outside Seattle, Washington forced its vice principal to resign because of his marriage to a man. The entire student body left the school to protest.Read More

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Methodist Church Defrocks Pastor Who Officiated At Gay Wedding

Filed by John M. Becker | December 19, 2013 | 5:00 PM | comments

Rev. Frank Schaefer is my hero for the day.Read More


BREAKING: Marriage Equality In New Mexico!

Filed by John M. Becker | December 19, 2013 | 1:15 PM | comments

Thanks to the state Supreme Court, New Mexico has just become the next marriage equality state.Read More

Obama Admin. Announces Progress On Military Benefits, College Loans

Filed by John M. Becker | December 13, 2013 | 2:00 PM | comments

The Obama administration announced progress today on equal benefits for same-sex couples in the National Guard and federal student aid applications.Read More

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Australia High Court Strikes Down Marriage Equality Law

Filed by John M. Becker | December 12, 2013 | 9:00 AM | comments

Australia's High Court struck down the Australian Capital Territory's marriage equality law today and invalidated at least 30 couples' marriages.Read More

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Edie Windsor Places 3rd on Time's Person of the Year List

Filed by John M. Becker | December 11, 2013 | 11:30 AM | comments

Edie Windsor, whose lawsuit brought down Section 3 of DOMA, is second runner-up for TIME's 2013 Person of the Year.Read More

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Moment of Geek: The Flag of Equal Marriage

Filed by John M. Becker | December 05, 2013 | 4:00 PM | comments

The Flag of Equal Marriage is a protest version of the American flag that contains all the familiar stripes, but only the stars representing marriage equality states.Read More

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Oregon Boy Calls for Marriage Equality at Bar Mitzvah

Filed by John M. Becker | December 02, 2013 | 1:00 PM | comments

Thirteen-year-old Duncan McAlpine Sennett used his d'var Torah speech at his bar mitzvah to call for marriage equality in Oregon and across the country.Read More