Same-sex marriage

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Oklahoma gay marriage ban lawsuit pending 9 years

Two same-sex couples who sued for the right to marry in conservative…

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Some Native Americans tribes support gay marriage

Thanksgiving was originally a one-time celebration by the Pilgrims to thank the…

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San Antonio adopts disputed gay rights measure

SAN ANTONIO — San Antonio's leaders on Thursday approved anti-bias protections for…

Judge vows quick Pa. same-sex marriage case ruling

A judge promised to rule as quickly as possible after hearing arguments…

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Texas National Guard refuses to process same-sex benefits

The Texas National Guard refused to process requests from same-sex couples for…

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More couples getting NM same-sex marriage licenses

Gay and lesbian couples flocked to southern New Mexico for a second…

AP Photo/Jeff ChiuAttorney General Kamala Harris

California court declines to stop gay marriages

SAN FRANCISCO — The California Supreme Court refused Monday to order the…

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Another Supreme Court case with California implications

California was prominently featured in the U.S. Supreme Court's recently ended because…

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Same-sex marriage foes want state court to stop weddings

Opponents of same-sex marriage on Friday demanded that the California Supreme Court…

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Justice Kennedy denies motion to halt gay marriage

Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy on Sunday denied a last-ditch request from…

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Same-sex marriages resume in SF, California after Prop 8 ruling

It's been a long nine years, but Kris Perry and Sandy Stier…

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Gay marriage supporters in Castro happy but hoped for more

When the U.S. Supreme Court issued its decision to not grant Prop.…

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Associated PressGov. Jerry Brown says California must marry gays

Governor says California counties must comply with gay marriage

SACRAMENTO - Gov. Jerry Brown says he has directed the California Department…

Associated PressGov. Jerry Brown says California must marry gays
Evan DuCharme/Special to The S.F. ExaminerStudents attend a Hack Reactor session in downtown San Francisco on a recent afternoon. The coding school accepts one student for every 30 applicants.

S.F., rest of state prepares for possible return of same-sex marriage

Planning a party for thousands of people would be a challenge under…

Evan DuCharme/Special to The S.F. ExaminerStudents attend a Hack Reactor session in downtown San Francisco on a recent afternoon. The coding school accepts one student for every 30 applicants.
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More wines coming out in support of gay marriage

SAN FRANCISCO -- Wineries are coming out loud and proud in their…

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Getty Images File PhotoA petition on www.signon.org is calling for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia to recuse himself from decisions regarding DOMA and Prop. 8.

Online petition wants Justice Antonin Scalia to recuse himself from gay-rights decisions

An online petition began Tuesday to persuade U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin…

Getty Images File PhotoA petition on www.signon.org is calling for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia to recuse himself from decisions regarding DOMA and Prop. 8.
Getty Images File PhotoNontraditional: Prop. 8 supporters and dissenters will now wait for the case to be taken to a conservative U.S. Supreme Court for a final federal decision.

Federal appeals court refuses to revisit same-sex marriage ruling

The fight over California’s ban on same-sex marriage is poised to go…

Getty Images File PhotoNontraditional: Prop. 8 supporters and dissenters will now wait for the case to be taken to a conservative U.S. Supreme Court for a final federal decision.

Wedded bliss delayed for couples waiting at City Hall

Instead of marriage vows, Kristin Orbin, her partner of five years and…

Lesbian activist Del Martin dies at 87

Pioneering lesbian-rights activist Del Martin, whose two City Hall marriages in four…