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How Wall Street came out on gay marriage

WASHINGTON - On March 6, the day of the U.S. Supreme Court's deadline for legal briefs backing same-sex marriage, gay rights activists quietly celebrated a victory on Wall Street. | Video

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Prominent gay rights advocate to argue landmark U.S. marriage case

WASHINGTON - Lawyers advocating for a right to gay marriage at the U.S. Supreme Court announced on Tuesday they had chosen Mary Bonauto, a longtime champion of gay legal rights, to argue the landmark case on April 28.

U.S., 31 Mar 2015

U.S. gay rights advocates near decision on top lawyers for landmark case

WASHINGTON - Less than a month before the U.S. Supreme Court hears their historic case, lawyers for gay couples from four states with bans on same-sex marriage are close to finally resolving which of them will argue before the justices.

U.S., 30 Mar 2015

Oklahoma plan to restrict same-sex marriage may backfire

OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma's conservative lawmakers, angered at being ordered by U.S. courts to allow gay marriage in the state, have come up with a new, religious tactic to block same-sex weddings by mandating that clergy conduct almost all ceremonies.

U.S., 19 Mar 2015

U.S. Presbyterian Church approves same-sex marriage amendment

- The U.S. Presbyterian Church on Tuesday approved a change in the wording of its constitution to include same-sex marriage, a move which threatens to further splinter one of the largest U.S. mainline Protestant denominations.

U.S., 17 Mar 2015

U.S. Presbyterian Church close to accepting same-sex marriage

- The U.S. Presbyterian Church was close on Tuesday to approving a change in the wording of its constitution to include same-sex marriage, a move which threatens to further splinter one of the largest U.S. mainline Protestant denominations.

U.S., 17 Mar 2015