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By The Dispatch On Sunday, September 10th, 2017
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Support grows for Colorado cake artist, Jack Phillips, in gay marriage case headed to Supreme Court

The U.S. Supreme Court has received at least 45 friend-of-the-court briefs in support of the freedom of a Colorado cake artist to decline to create custom artistic expression that celebrates events in conflict More...

By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, May 10th, 2016
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Alabama Judge Roy Moore suspended over traditional marriage stance

Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore was temporarily suspended following a complaint against his defense of Alabama’s marriage laws from the state’s Judicial Inquiry Commission (JIC). Moore now faces More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, March 7th, 2016
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Donald Trump tells reporter to sit down after dodging question on gay marriage

Donald Trump repeatedly told a reporter to “sit down” on Saturday after he asked whether the candidate backs the Supreme Court’s ruling on marriage equality. Trump never answered the question, speaking in More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, February 9th, 2016
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ADF, Barronelle Stutzman takes religious freedom, florist battle to Supreme Court

Alliance Defending Freedom filed a brief with the Washington Supreme Court that answers arguments the state and the American Civil Liberties Union have made in favor of government discrimination against a floral More...

By Laura Jones On Tuesday, January 19th, 2016
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President Obama attacks Alabama judge Roy Moore, ‘gay marriage’ is here to stay

President Obama says marriage’s redefinition “is here to stay” taking jabs at Alabama’s Chief Justice who is standing firm against performing gay marriages. YouTube creator and open lesbian More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, May 1st, 2015
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Bob Schieffer slammed for attack on Tony Perkins, quoting Southern Poverty Law Center

Under the auspices of the Conservative Action Project (CAP), more than 40 conservative leaders sent a letter to David Rhodes, president of CBS News. The letter slammed Bob Schieffer for his recent bigoted and biased More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, April 28th, 2015
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US Supreme Court hears arguments on marriage protection

In the wake of today’s historic oral argument before the U.S. Supreme Court, the Chicago-based Thomas More Society calls attention to the friend of the court (amicus curiae) brief which it filed earlier on behalf More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Monday, March 16th, 2015
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Ted Cruz leads battle to pass amendment to protest states’ right to ban gay marriage

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz spoke out against federal judges reversing voter-approved same-sex marriage bans during an interview with WHO radio host Jan Mickelson. Cruz called the decisions “a real danger to our More...

By Herman Cummings On Saturday, March 14th, 2015
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The Supreme Court must reverse course on gay marriage or America will fall

Has President Obama also lied about defending our nation and the Constitution?  That is a better question.  Has the U.S. Supreme Court been in partnership with an “unholy” agenda, to the peril of the American More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Friday, January 30th, 2015
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Alabama ‘Ten Commandment’ judge: defy federal tyranny on gay rights

Alabama Supreme Court Justice Roy Moore, also known as the “Ten Commandments judge,” is urging Gov. Robert Bentley to defy the federal courts on the issue of same-sex “marriage” and uphold the state Constitution. Moore More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, October 7th, 2014
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Supreme Court won’t hear same-sex marriage case, legal now in Indiana, Oklahoma, Utah, Virginia and Wisconsin

The Supreme Court unexpectedly turned away appeals from five states battling the expansion of same-sex marriage. The court’s order paves the way for gay marriage to be legal in these states, bringing the total More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, July 18th, 2014
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Republican appointed Florida judge rules gay marriage ban is unconstitutional

Thursday a Republican-appointed state judge struck down Florida’s ban on marriage for committed same-sex couples in what is now the 25th consecutive ruling by a federal or state court in favor of gay marriage. Florida More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, July 14th, 2014
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DOJ to end gay marriage bans through Supreme Court

The U.S. Department of Justice will be urging the Supreme Court to act quickly and uphold a lower-court decision to block states from gay gay marriage, according to Attorney General Eric Holder in comments on Sunday More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Wednesday, May 7th, 2014
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Hawaii ends legal battles by officially recognizing same-sex marriage rights

Hawaii will no longer defend a law that defines marriage as only between a man and a woman, five months after the state legalized same-sex marriage, state officials said on Monday. Photo/Fibonacci Blue via wikimedia More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Thursday, February 27th, 2014
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Judge strikes down gay marriage ban in Texas, noting it as an ‘old and fundamental right’

A federal judge struck down Texas’s ban on same-sex marriages Wednesday, the latest judicial ruling which prevents states from withhold marriage from gay men and lesbians. The Texas ruling was handed down by U.S. More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, December 28th, 2013
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Gay marriages now recognized for financial aid purposes

PRESS RELEASE: As part of the U.S. Department of Education’s ongoing efforts to implement inclusive policies that reflect the diversity of American families, and consistent with the U.S. Supreme Court’s More...

By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, July 24th, 2013
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Dick Gregory entertains Trayvon Martin protesters with George Washington gay jokes VIDEO

Rallying in support of Trayvon Martin protesters laughed at a joke mocking the Father of our Country and gay people. At the Martin rally in Washington, D.C., black comedian and civil rights activist Dick Gregory More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013
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Chick-fil-A attempts damage control after latest Dan Cathy tweet on gay marriage

Chick-fil-A is backpedaling from a tweet made by the company’s president, Dan Cathy, in the wake of the Supreme Court’s decisions on gay marriage. Chick-Fil-A cow toy photo/Phroziac via wikimedia commons The More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, June 29th, 2013
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Polygamy groups ‘thankful’ for gay marriage decisions, likely to follow efforts in Canada seeking equal rights

The movement to legalize multi-partner marriage got a huge boost with this week’s ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court that the federal government must give benefits to same-sex married partners, according to advocates More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Friday, June 28th, 2013
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Bert and Ernie from Sesame Street star on New Yorker’s cover featuring gay marriage

The New Yorker went ahead and stuck its nose in Sesame Street’s business on Friday with their new cover in the wake of the Supreme Court’s rulings on DOMA and Prop 8. Bert and Ernie, the popular roommates More...


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