Marriage Equality

Celebration of US Supreme Court Gay Marriage Ruling Moves OnlineFacebook added a new feature called "Let's Celebrate Pride," which will automatically put a rainbow-striped tint over your profile picture.
Philadelphia Mayoral Hopeful Jim Kenney Says Battle For Gay Rights Goes OnToday, Kenney recalled that during the 1990's, when there was widespread and staunch opposition to his efforts for "domestic partnerships" legislation, he never could have imagined this moment.
National Constitution Center Quick-Edits Its Gay Rights Exhibit After Marriage RulingThe National Constitution Center was inviting the LGBT community to celebrate today's US Supreme Court decision afffirming the right of same-sex couples to marry.
In Philadelphia's Gayborhood, Elation Over US Supreme Court RulingToday, following the US Supreme Court decision overturning state bans on same-sex marriages, the sense of a watershed moment in US history was palpable.
Group Says Pennsylvania Still Needs To Protect Other LGBT RightsWhile many in the LGBT community are celebrating the US Supreme Court's decision today legalizing same-sex marriage, one advocacy group in Pennsylvania says the fight for gay rights isn't over.
More Than 30 States File Briefs Asking US Supreme Court To Rule On Same Sex MarriageA federal court bucked a trend set by 20 other courts this week when it upheld Louisiana's ban on same sex marriage. It could push the US Supreme Court to rule on marriage equality sooner than originally thought.
Government: Insurance Companies Offering Coverage For Spouses Must Extend It To Same-sex Married CouplesThe U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has announced that insurance companies offering coverage to married heterosexual couples will soon be obligated to offer it to married same-sex couples.
2013 IN REVIEW: Marriage Equality Gains StrengthThe momentum toward marriage equality grew stronger in 2013, as a sea change of public, legal, and political opinion on LGBT rights rippled across the country.
Gay Marriage Proponents Turn Up Pressure in New JerseySeveral dozen people came to make a point that the federal ruling does affect New Jersey.
With Focus On Same Sex Marriage, Delaware's Governor Says State Could Be The 10th To Legalize ItProtesters rallied in D.C on the same day that the Supreme Court listened to arguments on whether California's Proposition 8 ban on same-sex marriage is constitutional.
Marriage Equality Supporters Rally Outside Philadelphia's Federal BuildingBraving the cold rain, supporters chanted and cheered with each speaker who made arguments that this is about basic rights.
Expert Explains Supreme Court's Decision To Accept 2 Gay Marriage CasesThe justices will review an appeals court ruling that struck down California's ban on gay marriage in addition to hearing a case on the issue of whether Congress can deprive legally-married gay couples of federal benefits.