Marriage Equality Round-Up 7/13/14

Written by scott on July 13th, 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!

Jersey: LGBT rights advocates held a rally to protest the derailment of the marriage equality bill. full story

UK: A gay priest who married his partner in defiance of the Church of England says his punishment is inconsistent and unfair. full story

USA: John Gallagher at Queerty contests a Political article that suggests Evangelicals are coming around on marriage equality. full story

USA: US Attorney General Eric Holder says the Department of Justice is ready to fight state marriage equality bans at the US Supreme Court. full story

USA: Are many US GOP Governors softening their stance on marriage equality? full story

USA, Colorado: Attorney General John Suthers is taking fire for his decision to continue defending the state’s marriage equality ban. full story

USA, Indiana: Attorney General Greg Zoeller is asking for a full 7th circuit panel review of the state’s marriage equality ban appeal. full story

USA, Pennsylvania: The New York Times profiles the Pennsylvania pastor and his son who caused waves in the Methodist church when the father officiated at his son’s wedding. full story

USA, Utah: Utah State Senator Jim Dabakis, chairman of the state Democratic Party, called on the GOP Governor and Attorney General not to appeal the marriage equality decision. full story

 

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