Marriage Equality Round-Up 1/8/14

Written by scott on January 8th, 2014

Gay WeddingHere’s our daily quick round-up of the marriage equality and LGBT rights stories that don’t warrant a full posting on the blog, or that we just didn’t have time to add. We’re able to get more news and analysis to you this way every day – enjoy!

USA: The Human Rights Campaign’s red equality symbol was chosen as the symbol of the year by Stanford University. full story

USA, Maryland: A same-sex wedding Expo is coming to Baltimore later this month. full story

USA, Colorado: A proposed bill would recognize marriage equality in Colorado – for taxes only. full story

USA, Nevada: Las Vegas really, really, really wants marriage equality. full story

USA, Pennsylvania: A new policy is being initiated by the Philadelphia Police Department to treat transgender citizens with more respect. full story

USA, Texas: A federal court in Texas shot down an amicus brief from an anti-gay group in the state’s marriage equality lawsuit. full story

USA, Utah: The White House is staying out of the fight over marriage equality in Utah, for the moment. full story

USA, Virginia: Democratic Governor Terry McAuliffe is bringing a new day to Virginia, including a push to repeal the ban on marriage equality. full story

 

1 Comments so far ↓

  1. In re: Colorado story. The Colorado Department of Revenue has already issued guidelines for same-sex joint filing, that mirrors the federal ruling. http://www.colorado.gov/cs/Satellite/Revenue/REVX/1251648321168

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