gay marriage ban

SCOTUS to Decide Whether States Must Recognize Same-Sex Marriage

Jess Bravin, Wall Street Journal

The Supreme Court on Fri. said it would decide whether the U.S. Constitution gives same-sex couples the right to marry. The decision could extend SSM to all 50 states or cloud existing unions.

Judge: SD Must Allow Gay Marriage

Mark Walker, Argus Leader

U.S. District Judge Karen Schreier declared S. Dakota same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional, paving the way for a likely appeals court battle. She ruled in favor of the 6 couples who filed a suit last year in Sioux Falls, but stayed a decision pending appeal.

Ind., Wis. Gay Marriage Bans Struck Down

Mario Trujillo, The Hill

The Seventh Circuit is now the third court to rule against same-sex marriage bans.