22nd October 2014
New York Times columnist apologises for speaking at anti-gay group’s fundraiser 4
7:52 PM — A New York Times columnist has apologised, after delivering a speech at a fundraiser for anti-gay group Alliance Defending Freedom.
5th August 2014
US: Ruling striking down Oklahoma same-sex marriage ban to face Supreme Court challenge 1
1:23 PM — The ruling by the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals that Oklahoma’s same-sex marriage ban is unconstitutional will be appealed in the US Supreme Court.
24th July 2014
US: Arizona attorneys say same-sex marriage is not valid because couples cannot reproduce 18
11:18 PM — Arizona attorneys defend the state's same-sex marriage ban in court documents by saying it is justified because same-sex couples cannot reproduce without the help of a third person.
30th May 2014
US: Court to hear appeal over bakery deemed to have discriminated against gay couple 7
3:21 PM — The Civil Rights Commission in the US state of Colorado will hold a hearing in a case over whether a bakery discriminated against a gay couple by refusing to provide a cake for their wedding.
30th June 2013
US: Justice denies latest attempt to halt same-sex marriage in California 21
6:57 PM — A request from equal marriage opponents to halt the resumed same-sex weddings taking place in California has been rejected.
27th February 2013
US: Illinois same-sex marriage bill narrowly moves forward 7
5:58 PM — The House Executive Committee barely cleared a bill to legalise same-sex marriage in the US state of Illinois on Tuesday with a 6-5 approval.
27th November 2012
US: Human Rights Commission backs pride organisers over t-shirt printing refusal 27
12:25 AM — The Human Rights Commission in Lexington, Kentucky has sided with organisers of a gay pride event, who were refused service by a Christian t-shirt printing company, because of its religious beliefs.
20th November 2012
US: Anti-gay Christian lawyer charged with selling sexual access to child on the internet 37
10:33 AM — A lawyer associated with the Alliance Defending Freedom, a vehemently homophobic Christian law group, is being held in federal custody after being arrested by FBI agents on suspicion of the sexual exploitation of a child and possessing images of child abuse.