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California Proposition 8

Supreme Court rulings bolster gay marriage

WASHINGTON — In a major victory for gay rights, the Supreme Court on Wednesday struck down a provision of a federal law denying federal benefits to married gay couples and cleared the way for the resumption of same-sex marriage in California.

June 26, 2013 7:31 am Related Loading…

Supreme Court: 'Defense of Marriage Act' unconstitutional

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that legally married same-sex couples should get the same federal benefits as heterosexual couples.

June 26, 2013 7:04 am Related Loading…

Supreme Court to review same-sex marriage cases

SAN FRANCISCO — The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday decided to tackle the same-sex marriage issue head on, agreeing to review the legal challenge to California’s Proposition 8 and another case involving the federal government’s ban on benefits for same-sex couples.

December 07, 2012 4:00 pmLoading…

AZ seeks high-court hearing on benefits

PHOENIX - The U.S. Supreme Court could decide this week whether to let Arizona argue that it has the right to deny benefits to the domestic partners of its gay workers.

December 03, 2012 12:00 am
Calif. gay marriage ban ruled unconstitutional

Calif. gay marriage ban ruled unconstitutional

SAN FRANCISCO  — A federal appeals court has declared California’s same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional, paving the way for a likely U.S. Supreme Court showdown on the voter-approved law.

February 07, 2012 11:06 am Related Loading…

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