Gay Marriage Headlines

Gay marriage fight in Kentucky likely not the last battleground

- The fight over same-sex marriage licenses may not end in Kentucky.

U.S., Subjects, Gay Marriage 7:05pm EDT

Apostolic Christianity fuels Kentucky clerk's gay marriage fight

MOREHEAD, Ky. - The low-slung, white building that houses Morehead, Kentucky's Solid Rock Apostolic Church is small enough that a visitor could easily drive past without noticing.

U.S., Subjects, Gay Marriage 5:07pm EDT

Trump, after Republican pledge, breaks from pack on Iran, gay marriage

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WASHINGTON - Leading Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump showed again on Friday he will not easily be bound to party orthodoxy, breaking from many of his rival's policy stances on issues from the Iran nuclear deal to the gay marriage fight in Kentucky.

Republican candidates split over Kentucky clerk in gay marriage case

- Republican presidential candidates were split over whether a county clerk in Kentucky, who was jailed on Thursday, should be forced to issue same-sex marriage licenses despite her religious objections.

U.S., Subjects, Gay Marriage 2:08am EDT

Thu, Sep 3 2015

Republican candidates split over Kentucky clerk in gay marriage case

- Republican presidential candidates were split over whether a county clerk in Kentucky, who was jailed on Thursday, should be forced to issue same-sex marriage licenses despite her religious objections.

U.S., Subjects, Gay Marriage 03 Sep 2015

Wed, Sep 2 2015

Kentucky clerk unlikely star in fight against gay marriage

MOREHEAD, Ky. - Fans of Kim Davis have rallied around the Kentucky clerk while foes have lined up in protest since she touted her religious beliefs in defiance of a court order to issue same-sex marriage licenses.

U.S., Subjects, Gay Marriage 02 Sep 2015

Kentucky clerk seeks same-sex marriage license reprieve

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MOREHEAD, Ky. - A county clerk in Kentucky sought an emergency injunction on Wednesday to temporarily block a federal court order requiring her to issue same-sex marriage licenses as she prepares to go to court on Thursday to face contempt charges. | Video

U.S., Subjects, Gay Marriage 02 Sep 2015

Fri, Aug 28 2015

Biden backers eye gay support, money for presidential bid

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WASHINGTON - Backers of Vice President Joe Biden are reaching out to donors and activists in the gay and lesbian community to line up financial and political support if Biden, who endorsed same-sex marriage before Hillary Clinton, decides to run for president.

Thu, Aug 27 2015

'Sister Wives' clan uses same-sex marriage ruling in polygamy case

- The stars of the reality television show "Sister Wives" used the U.S. Supreme Court's recent same-sex marriage ruling to support their case against Utah's polygamy ban, court records show.

Tue, Aug 25 2015

Referendum transforms gay Ireland despite delay on first weddings

DUBLIN - Ireland's "Yes" vote in May's referendum on same-sex marriage and the months of national debate that accompanied it is having a profound effect on the country's gay community even though a legal challenge has delayed the first weddings.