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1st Same Sex Divorce Case Headed To North Texas Court

A 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.

CBS 11–05/15/2014

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Committee To Discuss Gay Rights At Dallas’ City Hall

Six months after the Supreme Court struck down the Defense of Marriage Act, gay rights and same-sex marriages in Dallas are back on Monday’s agenda.

12/01/2013

A same-sex couple stands in line to receive their marriage license before getting married in San Francisco. (credit: Getty Images/Justin Sullivan)

Texas High Court To Consider Same-Sex Divorce

The Texas Supreme Court says it will consider whether the state has jurisdiction over same-sex divorces and the constitutionality the state’s law banning same-sex marriage.

08/23/2013

Gay rights activists gather in front of the U.S. Supreme Court building, June 26, 2013 in Washington DC. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Supreme Court Strikes Down DOMA, Dismisses Prop. 8 Case

The gay rights movement saw a significant victory at the Supreme Court Monday, where the justices struck down part of a law barring federal benefits to married same-sex couples.

06/26/2013

A same-sex couple stands in line to receive their marriage license before getting married in San Francisco. (credit: Getty Images/Justin Sullivan)

Court Says Texas AG Can’t Block Gay Divorce

A Texas appeals court says the state’s attorney general can’t block the divorce of two women who were married out of state.

CBSDFW.COM–01/07/2011

Appeals Court Says Gay Divorce Not Allowed In Texas

An appeals court says gay divorce cannot be allowed in Texas.

08/31/2010