Same-sex marriage

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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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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

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

Civil Rights Loom As Appeals Court Considers Texas Gay Marriage

Texas, Mississippi and Louisiana took their stands against same-sex marriage Friday before a federal appellate court with a legacy of pushing Deep South conservatives out of their comfort zones on civil rights.

01/09/2015

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Plano Couple Watching Appeals Court For Gay Marriage Ruling

The fight for marriage equality in Texas is hours away from taking center stage. And a Plano couple is in New Orleans, hoping they’re just one step away from legalizing their relationship.

CBSDFW.COM–01/08/2015

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Tarrant County Judge Denies Same Sex Divorce Request

A Tarrant County judge has denied the request of two North Texas women seeking a same-sex divorce.

09/19/2014

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Texas Catholic Bishops Support Same Sex Marriage Appeal

Texas Roman Catholic Bishops have thrown their legal support behind the effort to reinstate the same sex marriage ban in Texas.

08/05/2014

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City Of Dallas Passes LGBT Equality Resolution

The city of Dallas has passed a resolution, enforcing equality for gay, lesbian, bi-sexual and transgender employees, residents, and visitors.

03/05/2014

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Federal Judge Strikes Down Texas Gay Marriage Ban

A federal judge has struck down Texas’ ban on gay marriage and has postponed action pending an appeal.

CBS 11–02/26/2014

The first, legal gay marriage in Texas? (Photo Joel Thomas, CBS11 NEWS)

The First, Legal Gay Marriage In Texas?

Two couples said their I-do’s – and all four people consider themselves female. But one member of each couple has had their gender changed surgically from male to female.

02/14/2014

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Dallas Pastor Will Perform Same Sex Marriages

A retired Dallas pastor says he will perform same sex marriages, even though the church he served for more than 40 years forbids it.

01/21/2014

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Texas Supreme Court Tackles Same-Sex Divorce

The Texas Supreme Court is scheduled to hear arguments Tuesday on whether or not the state can grant divorces to same-sex couples who were married in other states.

11/05/2013

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

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