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Representatives from the Human Rights Campaign deliver an amicus brief and accompanying signatures in support of same-sex marriage to the U.S. Supreme Court. (Credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Marriage Equality Advocates Cautiously Optimistic As Same-Sex Marriage Arguments Head To US Supreme Court

In the 1990s more than two dozen states had laws banning gay marriage. Today, that number is at 13, with 36 states plus the District of Columbia passing laws or instituting court orders making marriage equality the law of the land.

04/28/2015

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Debate, Interpretation Continues On Supreme Court Same Sex Marriage Ruling

Debate and interpretation continue on the high court ruling against federal and California restrictions on gay marriage.

06/30/2013

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Archdiocese Leads Philadelphia Catholics To ‘Marriage March’ In DC

Hundreds of people from our area headed to Washington D-C this morning to participate in a “Marriage March”.

03/26/2013

Philadelphia Man Files Lawsuit Under New Supreme Court Ruling

A Philadelphia man, imprisoned since 1973, asked Monday to be released in the wake of a Supreme Court ruling last week that said it was unconstitutional to impose mandatory life terms on juveniles.

07/02/2012

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Mayor Nutter Speaks On Health Care Ruling

As the new president of the U.S. Conference of Mayors, Michael Nutter has a platform to speak on national issues, like the historic U.S. Supreme Court decision on President Obama’s health-care law.

06/30/2012