Marriage Equality Round-Up 4/19/14

Written by scott on April 19th, 2014

Gay Wedding - HandsHere’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, Colorado: A group of 215 faith leaders have stepped up to support marriage equality in the state. full story

USA, Florida: A judge has just overturned an earlier ruling that would have forced the University of Central Florida to turn over records related to the widely discredited Regnerus study. full story

USA, Florida: The lesbian plaintiffs in a marriage equality case in Florida have been invited to the White House for the annual Easter Egg Roll. full story

USA, Illinois: The thousandth same sex couple just received a marriage license in Cook County. full story

USA, North Carolina: WRAL profiles two military families who are plaintiffs for marriage equality in the state. full story

USA, Ohio: 91.3 WYSO looks at the status of the marriage equality fight in Ohio. full story

USA, South Carolina: An anti-gay Mayor has fired the city’s openly lesbian Police Chief. full story

USA, Virginia: Three constitutional scholars, including the main architect of Virginia’s current constitution, filed court papers supporting Attorney General Mark Herring’s decision not to defend the state’s marriage equality ban. full story

USA, Virginia: Equality North Carolina and the South Carolina Equality Coalition have filed a joint brief in the state’s marriage equality lawsuit. full story


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