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Ruling expected Monday on Oregon gay-marriage ban

Supporters of same-sex marriage hold photos of themselves and their family members or partners on the steps of the Wayne L Morse U.S. Courthouse Wednesday, May 14, 2014, in Eugene, Ore. A federal judge will hear arguments Wednesday about whether a national group can defend Oregon's ban on same-sex marriage because the state's attorney general has refused to do so. AP

Same-sex marriages could begin as soon as Monday in the US state of Oregon, depending on a judge’s ruling.

Posted: May 19th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Arkansas judge strikes down gay marriage ban

Caption:  In this Thursday, April 17, 2014, file photo, Circuit Judge Chris Piazza presides at a hearing in the Pulaski County Court House in Little Rock, Ark. A judge on Friday, May 9, 2014, struck down Arkansas’ ban on same-sex marriage, saying the state has “no rational reason” for preventing gay couples from marrying. AP Photo

A judge on Friday struck down Arkansas’ ban on same-sex marriage, saying the state has “no rational reason” for preventing gay couples from marrying.

Posted: May 10th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

First gay marriages take place in England and Wales

Andrew Wale (L) and Neil Allard (R) pose with their marriage certificate following their wedding ceremony at the Royal Pavillion in Brighton early on March 29, 2014. Gay couples across England and Wales said "I do" as a law legalising same-sex marriage came into effect at midnight, the final stage in a long fight for equality. In Brighton on England's south coast, Neil Allard and Andrew Wale exchanged vows and rings in the opulent splendour of the Royal Pavilion in front of about 100 guests. AFP PHOTO/LEON NEAL

Gay couples across England and Wales said “I do” on Friday night as a law authorizing same-sex marriage came into effect at midnight, the final stage in a long fight for equality.

Posted: March 29th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

For LGBTs, a wedding feel at UPLB

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Although the Philippines has yet to allow same-sex marriage, gay and lesbian couples at the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB) in Laguna could have a feel of tying the knot—at least for a day.

Posted: February 12th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

New Mexico becomes 17th state to back gay marriage

In this Aug. 27, 2013 file photo, same-sex couples pack the Bernalillo County Clerk's office in Albuquerque with anticipation of obtaining a marriage license. The New Mexico Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage in the state Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013, declaring in a ruling that it is unconstitutional to deny a marriage license to gay and lesbian couples. New Mexico joins 16 states and the District of Columbia in allowing gay marriage. AP

New Mexico’s Supreme Court backed same-sex marriage rights Thursday, making the southwestern US state the 17th to back gay weddings.

Posted: December 20th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

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