Marriage Equality Round-Up 4/14/14

Written by scott on April 14th, 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!

UK, England: A lesbian couple in Bournemouth is believed to be the first same sex couple married in a church in the UK. full story

USA: Apple CEO Tim Cook is again pushing for Congress to pass ENDA. full story

USA: NFL Player Chris Kluwe is calling in the NFL to catch up to the rest of society on LGBT rights. full story

USA, Illinois: With marriage equality legal in some counties but not others (until June 2nd), the government is addressing the issue of statewide recognition of marriages already formed. full story

USA, Michigan: The lesbian couple in Michigan’s marriage equality case objects to the state’s request for a full 6th Circuit hearing on the matter. full story

US, Michigan: The ACLU is filing a lawsuit to force recognition of the 300 same-sex marriages formed last month when marriage equality was briefly legal in the state. full story

USA, Ohio: A Federal judge’s ruling forcing the state to recognize same sex marriages performed in other states is expected today. full story

 

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