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U.S. judges overturn gay marriage bans in Arkansas, Mississippi

LITTLE ROCK, Ark./JACKSON, Miss. - U.S. district judges on Tuesday struck down as unconstitutional same-sex marriage bans in Arkansas and Mississippi, separately overturning measures that voters approved a decade ago in both socially conservative Southern states.

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Appeals court lets gay marriage go ahead in South Carolina

CHARLESTON S.C - Same-sex weddings could happen in South Carolina as soon as Thursday after the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals declined on Tuesday to block a district court ruling that struck down South Carolina's gay marriage ban.

U.S., 18 Nov 2014

Appeals court lets gay marriage go ahead in South Carolina

CHARLESTON S.C - The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals declined on Tuesday to stay a district court ruling from last week that struck down South Carolina's gay marriage ban, meaning same-sex weddings could happen there as soon as Thursday.

U.S., 18 Nov 2014

Gay marriage supporters ask U.S. Supreme Court to take new cases

WASHINGTON - Gay marriage advocates on Friday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to rule once and for all on the question of whether states can ban same-sex nuptials.

U.S., 14 Nov 2014

Gay marriage advocates get victories in Kansas, South Carolina

CHARLESTON S.C./WASHINGTON - Gay marriage advocates won another two victories on Wednesday as the U.S. Supreme Court allowed Kansas to become the 33rd U.S. state where same-sex couples can wed and a federal judge struck down South Carolina's ban.

U.S., Politics, 12 Nov 2014

Gay marriage advocates get victories in Kansas, South Carolina

CHARLESTON S.C./WASHINGTON - Gay marriage advocates won another two victories on Wednesday as the U.S. Supreme Court allowed Kansas to become the 33rd U.S. state where same-sex couples can wed and a federal judge struck down South Carolina's ban.

U.S., Politics, 12 Nov 2014