12th January 2015
Jeb Bush: Republicans should ‘show respect’ for same-sex marriage 14
12:04 PM — Former Governor of Florida Jeb Bush has called for "respect" to people "on all sides" of the marriage debate.
8th January 2015
Over 1,400 same-sex marriage licences issued in Florida in two days 4
6:02 PM — Just under 1,400 marriage licences were issued to same-sex couples in 28 counties in the US state of Florida in the first two days since the same-sex marriage ban was lifted there.
7th January 2015
Florida AG who fought against equality: ‘Best wishes’ to newlywed gays 16
4:48 PM — Florida's Attorney General Pam Bondi - who led a crusade to block same-sex marriage - has given her "best wishes" to gay couples who have now married.
Archbishop tells employees they will be fired for supporting same-sex marriage 35
4:25 PM — The Archbishop of Miami has sent a letter to his employees telling them they could be fired for publicly supporting same-sex marriage.
6th January 2015
Catholic bishops: Equal marriage in Florida ‘threatens religious liberty’ 44
12:03 PM — Florida’s Catholic bishops have blasted a federal judge’s decision to overturn a state constitutional ban on same-sex marriage.
Congratulations! All gay couples in Florida can now marry 5
5:00 AM — After several months of confusion, all same-sex couples in the US state of Florida can finally marry.
5th January 2015
Congratulations! First same-sex couples marry in Florida 4
7:48 PM — The first same-sex couples have married in Miami-Dade County, Florida, ahead of a legal deadline bringing equal marriage across the state.
2nd January 2015
Judge rules that same-sex marriage licenses must be issued across Florida 10
12:42 AM — A US District Judge has ordered for marriage licenses to be issued to same-sex couples across all counties within Florida.
1st January 2015
US: Florida clerks to stop all courthouse weddings to avoid marrying gay couples 15
6:58 PM — A number of clerks in the US state of Florida may stop performing courthouse weddings in order to avoid marrying same-sex couples.
US: Two Florida counties given green light for same-sex marriage
9:24 AM — A judge in the US state of Florida has ordered two counties to begin issuing same-sex marriage licences from next week.
29th December 2014
US: Florida Republican who fought against equal marriage named ‘Loser of the Year’ 15
12:22 PM — Florida's Attorney General Pam Bondi - who led a costly crusade against same-sex marriage - has been named 'Loser of the Year'.
25th December 2014
US: Florida same-sex couple denied divorce 3
3:14 PM — An appeals court in Miami has denied a same-sex couple the right to divorce.
23rd December 2014
US: Gay couples in Florida unsure of when they can marry 2
4:18 PM — Following several months of court rulings, gay and lesbian couples in the US state of florida are unsure of when they are able to marry.
22nd December 2014
US: Florida clerks will refuse to issue same-sex marriage licenses 13
7:09 PM — A number of clerks in Florida have indicated that they plan to disobey orders from a court and continue to ban same-sex weddings.
20th December 2014
US: Twice-divorced Florida AG concedes defeat in crusade against same-sex marriage 18
12:40 PM — Florida’s Attorney General Pam Bondi, who has divorced twice, has finally conceded defeat in her crusade to stop same-sex weddings.
19th December 2014
This twice-divorced Florida politician is trying to stall same-sex weddings 29
11:43 AM — Florida's Attorney General Pam Bondi - who has divorced two husbands - has made a desperate attempt to halt impending same-sex weddings.
18th December 2014
US: Florida grants first divorce to gay couple 1
12:57 PM — A same-sex couple has been granted a divorce for the first time in the US state of Florida.
8th December 2014
US: Tampa prepares same-sex weddings ads ahead of legal deadline 3
2:41 PM — Tampa Bay is ready to promote itself as a gay wedding venue - before same-sex marriage is even legal in Florida.
4th December 2014
US: Same-sex marriages could begin to take place in Florida soon 2
9:15 AM — After a federal appeals court refused to extend a stay preventing same-sex couples from marrying in Florida, the first weddings could take place from the new year.
19th November 2014
Republican congresswoman: I backed LGBT equality after my son came out as trans 21
3:18 PM — A Florida Republican says she made a U-turn on LGBT rights after her own child came out as transgender.