Special sections. The court struck down the federal law, which barred the federal government from recognizing same-sex marriages legalized by the states, by a vote. Stone, Amy L. Russian president says it's proven effective during tests, but skeptics note it hasn't gone through normal Phase 3 trials.
Minnesota Public Radio. Minnesota Legislature — Office of the Revisor of Statutes. Calling all HuffPost superfans! Significant Articles articles in reverse chronological order Ross, Jenna. Instead, we will seek a judge to perform a civil marriage ceremony.
It became legal for same-sex couples to marry in Minnesota today.
Retrieved June 4, Baker v. Jump to. The president is a often a follower, not a leader, on issues of gay rights, but in following a good cause Mr. Like us on Facebook. Legislative Committees.
Knowing the history of a concept and what actual documents and laws state can go a long way in a debate. Share Tweet Email. Baker cites religion in same-sex wedding cake case The Supreme Court's ruling in favor of a baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a gay couple found that a Colorado commission violated the baker's rights under the First Amendment.
Unions have been under considerable political pressure at the state level over the past couple of years. Police say they're seeking him after he punched the year-old then fled park security in a car with New York plates. The summer of also saw the Supreme Court strike down the Defense of Marriage Act DOMA , the federal law barring the recognition of same-sex marriage, by a narrow margin.