Marriage Equality Round-Up 3/22/14

Written by scott on March 22nd, 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!

Asia: LGBT rights activists attending the ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) Civil Society Conference are pushing for LGBT rights in Southeastern Asia. full story

Nigeria: The anti gay law in Nigeria has been taken to court. full story

USA: A new book documents marriage equality at the US Supreme Court. full story

USA: HRC has launched Americans for Marriage Equality, along with a new daily Playbook-style email tipsheet called “A.M. Equality. full story

USA: A new survey says that same sex couples who combine their financial resources are happier than those who don’t. full story

USA, Hawaii: The Ninth Circuit is still considering the marriage equality lawsuit, specifically whether to wind it down now that the state has passed the marriage equality law. full story

USA, Illinois: A Unitarian Universalist Congregation has reaffirmed support for marriage equality in Illinois. full story

USA, New York: Anti-gay Catholic Bill Donohue is floundering after NYC pride unexpectedly accepted his request to let him march in the gay pride parade under a banner “Straight is Great”. full story

USA, Texas: A Dallas minister has been suspended for performing a gay wedding. full story

 

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