- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsSep 04 05:13 PM
MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — As a defiant Kentucky clerk sat in jail Friday, choosing indefinite imprisonment over licensing gay marriages, her lawyers approached the microphones outside and compared her to Dr. Martin Luther King.
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsSep 04 04:05 PM
The fight over same-sex marriage licenses may not end in Kentucky. In Texas, Alabama and elsewhere a number of clerks and judges who stated their opposition to gay marriage have thrown up roadblocks to the unions, extending the fight over same-sex weddings two months after the U.S. Supreme Court legalized gay marriage. Galvanizing opponents of gay marriage, Kim Davis, a county clerk in rural ...
- BBC NewsSep 04 08:15 AM
Authorities in a county of the US state of Kentucky issue marriage licences to gay couples after a county clerk was jailed for refusing to do so.
- TakePart.com via Yahoo! NewsSep 03 04:30 PM
From Stonewall to Freeheld, a slate of movies about historic gay rights victories is arriving in cinemas this fall. In China, fans are welcoming the upcoming release of Seek McCartney, a Chinese-French coproduction about a secret romance between two men. It’s the first movie featuring gay lead characters that has been approved for release by the country’s strict censors, according to director ...
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsSep 03 06:25 PM
A gay man believes his outfit of metallic red shorts and a tank top was what triggered what he said was an assault and homophobic taunting during a weekend incident at a University of North Dakota fraternity house that police are investigating.
- Fox NewsSep 04 07:41 AM
At least three gay couples received marriage licenses Friday in Rowan County, embracing and celebrating as the defiant clerk sat remained jailed because she refuses to issue the licenses or allow her deputies to hand them out.
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsSep 03 03:33 PM
A Kentucky county clerk was jailed on Thursday for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, and a full day of court hearings failed to put an end to her two-month-old legal fight over a U.S. Supreme Court ruling upholding same-sex marriage. U.S. District Judge David Bunning found Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis in contempt then elicited a pledge from five of her six deputies to issue the...
- New York PostSep 04 07:52 AM
For someone who claims there isn’t a gay man in men’s pro tennis, Sergiy Stakhovsky sure talks a lot about homosexuality in pro tennis. The Ukrainian, who made waves in July...
- The Wall Street JournalSep 03 07:35 PM
Gay-rights and civil-liberties groups demanded that charges be dropped against the chief executive and several employees of an online male-escort service. Protesters say authorities unfairly targeted a vulnerable community.
- Fox NewsSep 04 06:42 AM
The latest on the county clerk in Kentucky who has refused to issue marriage licenses since the Supreme Court legalized gay marriage (all times local): 9:15 a.m.
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