Republican politician says same-sex marriage ruling ‘victory for the mentally ill’ 4
5:48 PM — North Dakota politician Dwight Kiefert said the Supreme Court ruling is a 'victory for the mentally ill'.
Mississippi county clerk resigns over same-sex marriage 22
2:43 PM — A clerk in Grenada county, Mississippi, has resigned rather than issue same-sex marriage licences.
30th June 2015
Arkansas clerk resigns over refusal to grant same-sex marriage licenses 19
11:08 AM — A county clerk in Arkansas has resigned rather than issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
29th June 2015
Rand Paul suggests government should stop recognising marriage altogether 19
2:05 PM — Presidential candidate Rand Paul has questioned whether the government should be involved in marriage at all.
Rick Santorum: The next president should protect people of faith from same-sex marriage 19
1:23 PM — Presidential hopeful Rick Santorum has said the next US president should try to change the Supreme Court ruling.
Texas Attorney General says clerks can refuse same-sex marriage licenses 17
11:50 AM — Attorney General Ken Paxton has said Texan clerks can refuse to grant same-sex marriage licenses on religious grounds.
27th June 2015
Justice who voted against same-sex marriage is in once-illegal interracial marriage 22
7:57 PM — Justice Clarence Thomas was one of the dissenting voices against same-sex marriage in the recent Supreme Court judgement.
This pastor didn’t literally mean he would set himself on fire over gay marriage 39
4:27 PM — A Texas pastor has clarified comments he made ahead of the SCOTUS ruling on same-sex marriage to say he didn't mean he would literally set himself on fire.
Gay people urged not to get overexcited and marry by accident 9
9:52 AM — Activist Edie Windsor has backed the Talk Before You Walk initiative.
White House lights up rainbow! 2
9:10 AM — The White House has joined in the celebrations following the Supreme Court ruling.
Texas Governor pledges to ‘prioritise religious liberty’ after SCOTUS ruling 12
8:42 AM — Texas Governor Greg Abbott has said he will continue to defend religious freedom after the Supreme Court ruled in favour of same-sex marriage.
26th June 2015
Celebrities go wild after the Supreme Court’s gay marriage ruling
6:13 PM — As the Supreme Court today ruled in favour of same-sex couples in the US, the positive response has been overwhelming.
White House celebrates SCOTUS marriage ruling with rainbow profile
3:43 PM — The White House has celebrated the Supreme Court's ruling which declared marriage a constitutional right for same-sex couples, by changing its Twitter profile to rainbow colours.
Read the Supreme Court’s powerful words about marriage equality 5
3:39 PM — The US Supreme Court has today ruled that same-sex couples have a constitutional right to marry across all 50 states.
Congratulations! Supreme Court brings marriage equality across the US 70
3:05 PM — The US Supreme Court has ruled that same-sex marriage is a constitutional right - paving the way for weddings in all 50 states.
20th June 2015
Jeb Bush: Marriage debate should continue after Supreme Court judgement 105
2:15 PM — Presidential candidate Jeb Bush has said the same-sex debate should not end with the Supreme Court judgement.
18th June 2015
When will the US Supreme Court rule on same-sex marriage? 5
5:06 PM — Equality activists are waiting for an imminent ruling from the US Supreme Court on same-sex marriage.
16th June 2015
Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg drops hints on same-sex marriage ruling 40
7:40 PM — LGBT activists are poring over comments from Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, for any clues over the ways that the court will rule on same-sex marriage.
4th June 2015
Alabama Chief Justice says same-sex marriage will ‘destroy the country’ 21
3:13 PM — Chief Justice Roy Moore believes same-sex marriage will destroy the United States.
1st June 2015
Rick Santorum pledges to fight the Supreme Court on gay marriage 9
2:55 PM — Anti-gay Republican Rick Santorum has pledged to take on the Supreme Court, if it rules in favour of same-sex marriage.