Marriage Equality Round-Up 2/15/14

Written by scott on February 15th, 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!

Nigeria: An LGBT group is holding a rally to protest Nigeria’s new anti-gay law in London on Thursday. full story

Russia: So far, there has been very little LGBT activism on the part of athletes at the Sochi Olympics. full story

USA: Actress Katherine Heigl is seeking crowd funding for a new film about a lesbian wedding. full story

USA: Rachel Maddow took a look at the tide of rulings in the country for marriage equality. full story

USA: BuzzFeed looks at how we got here on marriage equality, with judges all across the country striking down same sex marriage bans. full story

USA, North Carolina: Same sex couples register their weddings with Buncombe County. full story

USA, Texas: Two judges offered to perform free “commitment ceremonies” for same sex couples on Valentine’s Day. full story

 

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