15th September 2014
Jersey: Church leader claims civil unions would make religious weddings illegal 39
4:14 PM — A Jersey church leader has claimed that introducing same-sex civil unions would make church weddings illegal.
Italy: Bologna begins recognition of overseas same-sex marriages 1
2:41 PM — The city of Bologna has begun to recognise the marriages of same-sex couples who married overseas.
Photos: Equal marriage runway a surprise hit at New York Fashion Week 2
1:16 PM — A fashion designer celebrated marriage equality during New York Fashion Week, with a runway show themed around same-sex marriage.
14th September 2014
US: Ben & Jerry’s backs Supreme Court marriage equality brief 1
7:34 PM — Ice cream manufacturer Ben & Jerry's has backed a brief calling on the US Supreme Court to rule on marriage equality.
US: Idaho has spent over $70,000 defending ban on same-sex marriage 7
4:35 PM — Idaho's attempts to defend its same-sex marriage ban have cost taxpayers over $70,000 so far.
30 Rock star marries same-sex partner 2
2:11 PM — 30 Rock star Cheyenne Jackson has married his partner in an intimate LA ceremony.
12th September 2014
US: Judge rules Arizona must recognise man’s marriage to deceased spouse 2
9:30 PM — A federal judge ruled on Friday that Arizona, despite it's ban on same-sex marriage, will have to provide benefits to a gay man who lost his husband to cancer last month.
US: NOM appeals reversal of Oregon marriage ban 1
7:23 PM — The National Organization for Marriage (NOM) sought an appeal Wednesday to a federal court ruling that overturned Oregon’s same-sex marriage ban.
US: Indiana recognises second out-of-state same-sex marriage
5:45 PM — The US state of Indiana has agreed to recognise a second out-of-state same-sex marriage.
US: Arizona widower seeks recognition of marriage
3:15 PM — A man is seeking for legal recognition of his marriage in his home state of Arizona, after his husband died of cancer.
Nigel Farage: Same-sex marriage debates were ‘not particularly needed’ 50
11:43 AM — The leader of the UKIP Nigel Farage, has said he thought the debate which led to same-sex marriage becoming legal in England and Wales was "not particularly needed".
Australia: Activists condemn ‘opt-out’ for registrars in equal marriage bill 9
11:38 AM — Equality activists have condemned a proposal in an equal marriage bill that would allow civil celebrants to refuse to marry same-sex couples.
11th September 2014
US: Supreme Court adds same-sex marriage cases to September agenda 4
9:33 PM — The United States Supreme Court officially added same-sex marriage cases to their September agenda on Wednesday.
Alex Salmond: Taking money from an anti-gay marriage donor doesn’t mean the SNP opposes it 64
7:03 PM — The Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond, has defended the Scottish National Party's (SNP) acceptance of major donations from an anti-gay marriage businessman, saying he thinks he is an "outstanding entrepreneur".
Church of England bishops to hold discussion on sexuality 17
8:55 AM — The Church of England's College of Bishops will meet next week to discuss sexuality, and how to allow an open conversation on the issue.
10th September 2014
US: Florida judge cancels hearing on same-sex divorce
2:49 PM — A judge in the US state of Florida has cancelled a hearing on whether to grant a divorce to a same-sex couple.
10 catastrophes that never happened after same-sex marriage became legal 11
12:41 PM — We take a look back at some of the most surreal and bizarre attempts to curb the passing of equal marriage to date.
New Zealand: Radio station condemned for ‘homophobic’ straight same-sex wedding stunt 42
11:52 AM — A New Zealand radio station has been condemned for a stunt in which two straight men will get legally married in exchange for rugby tickets.
First ever real-life couple marry in Corrie’s Rovers Return 1
10:20 AM — A couple have become the first ever to marry in Coronation Street's famed Rovers Return Inn.
US: Indiana and Wisconsin ask Supreme Court to rule on gay marriage 1
9:48 AM — The states of Indiana and Wisconsin on Tuesday asked the US Supreme Court to rule on same-sex marriage.