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  • Wisconsin's attorney general asks Supreme Court to restore state's ban on same-sex marriage

    MILWAUKEE Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen Tuesday asked the nation's highest court to restore the state's gay marriage ban, arguing that the case that began in Madison offers the U.S. Supreme Court the best vehicle for resolving the historic...
  • Appeals court rejects ban on same-sex unions in Indiana and Wisconsin

    MILWAUKEE The nation took another big stride Thursday toward a historic legal showdown over gay marriage, as a federal appeals court in Chicago unanimously struck down bans on same-sex unions in Wisconsin and Indiana. The decision by a three-judge...
  • Oregon GOP Senate candidate Monica Wehby shows gay marriage support

    Monica Wehby, the Republican U.S. Senate nominee running in deeply blue Oregon, on Tuesday did something that's a rarity for a GOP candidate: She highlighted her support of same-sex marriage.  In a TV ad released by her campaign, Wehby receives the...
  • Lake Howell's weeds, prayer, and marriage: Letters

    Lake Howell's weeds Ralph Hudson of Winter Park, in the Aug. 13 letters to the editor, argued against the proposed development of property owned by the Catholic Diocese of Orlando. But why would anyone want to live on Lake Howell with its current...
  • Broward, Fla., judge vacates gay marriage ruling, says state wasn't notified

    MIAMI The Broward judge who last month declared Florida's gay-marriage ban unconstitutional vacated his own order on Tuesday, after learning the lawyer for a woman seeking a same-sex divorce had not properly notified the state when the case began. "It...
  • Scholars to debate 2nd Amendment in honor of Constitution Day

    Two local legal scholars will face off at Orange Coast College on Tuesday over the merits of the 2nd Amendment in celebration of Constitution Day. Erwin Chemerinsky, founding dean of UC Irvine Law School, will return to OCC for a fifth year to debate...
  • The uncomfortable conversations sparked by the Ray Rice 'nightmare'

    The video showing Ray Rice punching his then-fiancée Janay Palmer, knocking her out cold and then dragging her out of an elevator, has sparked several heated, and frankly, much-needed conversations about domestic abuse, the NFL’s responsibility...
  • Indiana, Wisconsin appeal gay-marriage rulings to Supreme Court

    Indiana and Wisconsin officials each filed appeals Tuesday asking the Supreme Court to review a ruling that deemed the states' bans on same-sex marriage unconstitutional. “Our state, nation and all persons involved need a final, unambiguous and...
  • New York Times withholds endorsement for New York governor in primary

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - The New York Times declined to endorse either Governor Andrew Cuomo or challenger Zephyr Teachout in the Sept. 9 Democratic primary election, citing his failure to clean up corruption and her lack of political experience. In its...
  • Residents see Europe best for gays and lesbians, Africa worst: poll

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Most people in European nations say their community is a welcoming place for gays and lesbians, according to a poll released on Wednesday that also showed many in African countries see their homelands as hostile to homosexuals. The...
  • Indiana, Wisconsin grilled over gay marriage bans

    Indiana, Wisconsin grilled over gay marriage bans
    The debate over same-sex marriage jumped off to a quick and heated start at the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago on Tuesday, as officials from Indiana and Wisconsin found themselves on the defensive as they sought to preserve their states'...