Emoji Gods Approve Skin-Tone Options For Couples Of ColorUntil now, emoji of two or more people on various platforms and devices have been available only in the default yellow.
ACLU Sues Mississippi Over 'Religious Rights' LawThe American Civil Liberties Union of Mississippi is suing the state over a law that will allow workers to cite their own religious objections to same-sex marriage to deny services to people.
Texas Officials Amend Death Certificate To Reflect Gay UnionState officials say they've complied with a court order and amended the death certificate of a man to include the name of his same-sex spouse.
Feds Appeal Texas Judge's Rule Change Blocking Gay-Couple's Medical Benefits The U.S. Justice Department is appealing a federal judge in Texas' temporarily blocking federal rules that would have expanded medical leave benefits to some gay couples.
Tarrant County Judge Denies Same Sex Divorce RequestA Tarrant County judge has denied the request of two North Texas women seeking a same-sex divorce.
Judge Hears Challenge Of Texas' Gay Marriage Ban Attorneys for two same-sex couples have faced off with the Texas attorney general's office over whether a federal judge should lift the state ban on gay marriage.
Dallas Pastor Will Perform Same Sex MarriagesA retired Dallas pastor says he will perform same sex marriages, even though the church he served for more than 40 years forbids it.
US Judge Strikes Down Oklahoma Same-Sex Marriage BanU.S. District Judge Terrence Kern handed down the ruling Tuesday in a lawsuit filed by two same-sex couples. Kern's ruling was immediately stayed pending appeal, meaning gay marriages won't immediately happen in Oklahoma.
City Of Dallas Mulls Same-Sex Marriage QuestionsCity staff clearly thinks same-sex marriage is coming in spite of a state constitutional amendment prohibiting it. Still, it was discussed as if it is the wave of the future before the Budget, Finance and Audit Committee..
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.
Same-Sex Marriage Decision: "Far From Over"
Same-Sex Marriage Ban Overturned in Calif.