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Kim Davis, the Kentucky county clerk who refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses, addresses the media in 2015.

Kentucky Found Liable for Legal Fees Over Same-Sex Marriage Suit

Kentucky must pay the legal fees of lawyers who represented couples denied marriage licenses in 2015 by a county clerk in the state, a federal judge ruled on Friday.

Texas Ordered to Pay $600,000 to Same-Sex Couples who Defeated State Ban

Texas Ordered to Pay $600,000 to Same-Sex Couples who Defeated State Ban

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit awarded $585,470 in attorneys’ fees and about $20,000 in costs arising from the challenge to the plaintiffs in the case.

Same-sex Marriage Laws Tied to Fewer Teen Suicide Attempts

Same-Sex Marriage Laws Tied to Fewer Teen Suicide Attempts

The researchers estimate that same-sex marriage legalization is tied to 134,000 fewer suicide attempts each year.

Ala. Becomes 37th State to Legalize Same-Gender Marriage

Despite the best efforts of Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore, the state began issuing marriage licenses to same-gender couples on Monday.

What Will the GOP Stance on Same-Gender Marriage Be in 2016?

The GOP’s 2012 national platform is strongly rooted in conservative views. Will the 2016 platform show any progress?

Supreme Court Declines to Hear Appeal in Same-Gender Wedding Business Dispute

Wedding photographers who declined to work a same-gender wedding argue they have a right to under their Freedom of Speech rights, while the married couple cites a violation in the state’s Human Rights Act. Who does the courts ultimately side with?

Mich. Woman Attacked After Being Recognized From Televised Same-Gender Wedding

A 28-year-old woman was beaten unconscious, allegedly because of her televised wedding ceremony.