Jack Evans, Partner In 1st Gay Marriage In Dallas, DiesAfter being together for some 56 years, but only getting married last year, one part of a historic Dallas couple is gone. Jack Evans, the man who with his partner became the first gay couple to marry in Dallas, has died.
Gay Couple Together Nearly 55 Years 1st To Marry In Dallas CountyToday, 85-year-old Jack Evans and 82-year-old George Harris, were the first couple to get married in Dallas County, after the Supreme Court declared same-sex couples have the constitutional right to marry.
Judge In Texas Blocks Federal Rules Change For Gay CouplesA federal judge in Texas has blocked temporarily federal rules that would have expanded medical leave benefits to some gay couples.
Dallas Couple Reflects As Appeals Court Hears Gay Marriage CaseLike most couples who have spent more than a half century finishing each others sentences -- and interrupting others -- Jack Evans and George Harris fit like an old pair of jeans.
Attorneys Argue That Texas Gay Marriage Ban Hurts KidsLawyers for two same-sex couples challenging Texas' gay marriage ban are refuting state claims the prohibition promotes raising children in "stable, lasting relationships."
1st Same Sex Divorce Case Headed To North Texas CourtA Tarrant County woman is challenging the Texas laws on divorce – as it relates to same-sex marriage. Currently the only way two women, or two men can legally split in Texas is to have the marriage voided.
Texas National Guard Denies U.S. Military Benefits For Gay CouplesThe Texas National Guard refused to enroll a woman involved in a same sex relationship into the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System.