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Two men exchange rings during a smae-sex wedding ceremony. (credit: Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images)

Texas Bill Seeks To Ban Gay Marriage Licenses

A contentious debate is expected as a Texas House committee hears a bill barring state and local employees from licensing or recognizing same-sex marriages — even if the U.S. Supreme Court authorizes them.

03/25/2015

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Texas Same Sex Marriage Foes Call For ‘Biblical Marriage’

About 250 people gathered Monday afternoon at the Texas Capitol to rally in support of what they call “Biblical marriage” — a union between a man and a woman.

03/23/2015

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Groups For, Against Gay Rights Stage Rallies At Texas Capitol

Hundreds are gathering at the Texas Capitol for a rally against same-sex marriage, headlined by Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore.

03/23/2015

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Paxton Sues Over Same-Sex Benefits

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is suing the federal labor department over a plan that would extend family and medical leave benefits to married same-sex couples.

03/19/2015

AUSTIN, TX -  File Image -Attorney General Ken Paxton at a press conference February 18, 2015 in Austin, Texas.   (Photo by Erich Schlegel/Getty Images)

Texas AG: ‘Legal Chaos’ If Same-Sex Marriage Not Deemed Void

Paxton asked the Supreme Court of Texas to declare the marriage license issued to the couple invalid.

02/20/2015

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Paxton Argues Gay Couple’s Marriage Is Void

As a newlywed lesbian couple in Texas celebrate defying a statewide ban on gay marriage, the state’s attorney general is preparing to tell a court why their nuptials are invalid.

02/20/2015

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North Texans React To 1st Legal Gay Marriage In The State

Jack Evans and George Harris say they cheered when Sarah Goodfriend and Suzanne Bryant exchanged vows Thursday morning, after a state judge ordered the Travis County clerk to issue them a marriage license.

CBS 11–02/19/2015

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Attorney General Requests Review Of Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has asked the state Supreme Court to review a probate judge’s order that found the state’s ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional.

02/18/2015

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Probate Judge Rules Texas Ban On Same-Sex Marriage Unconstitutional

A probate judge in Travis County has ruled that the Texas ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional.

CBSDFW.COM–02/17/2015

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Plano Couple Optimistic About Future Of Same Sex Marriage

News that the Supreme Court will take up same sex marriage in America was welcome news to a Plano couple who has been fighting for years for the right to marry.

CBS 11–01/16/2015

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Supreme Court Will Decide Gay Marriage This Term

Setting the stage for a potentially historic ruling, the Supreme Court says it will decide whether same-sex couples nationwide have a right to marry under the Constitution.

01/16/2015

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Dallas Couple Reflects As Appeals Court Hears Gay Marriage Case

Like 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.

CBS 11–01/09/2015

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