6th March 2015
Comment: What does an asylum seeker have to do to prove their sexuality? 25
1:03 PM — Claire Bennett of NatCen Social Research looks at the ongoing issues that LGBT people face in the asylum system.
George Takei and husband give Alabama the finger for blocking same-sex marriage 2
11:10 AM — George Takei and his husband have taken to social media to give the state of Alabama the finger for refusing to recognise a federal ruling legalising same-sex marriage.
4th March 2015
Alabama Supreme Court orders halt to same-sex weddings with ‘no legal authority’ 11
7:31 PM — The Alabama Supreme Court has issued an order directing probate judges to stop marrying gay couples - but legal experts say it is not enforceable.
Home Office claims asylum seeker can’t be a lesbian because she has children 26
12:31 PM — A High Court judge has delayed a decision in the case of a lesbian asylum seeker who is at risk of being deported to Nigeria.
Slovenia approves same-sex marriage 61
10:03 AM — The Slovenian Parliament has voted with a large majority to approve same-sex marriage and adoption.
2nd March 2015
US: Texas Republican on his fifth marriage complains about one lesbian wedding 31
6:38 PM — A Texas Republican who is on his fifth marriage has complained - after a judge ruled that two women could not be prevented from marrying once.
US: Judge strikes down Nebraska’s ban on same-sex marriage 3
3:05 PM — A judge in Nebraska has ruled that the state's ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional.
1st March 2015
First lesbian kiss on South Korean TV sparks complaints 19
1:51 PM — A lesbian kiss on TV in South Korea has led to a number of complaints to the country's regulator.
28th February 2015
Rosie O’Donnell to divorce wife following ‘The View’ exit 1
1:59 PM — Rosie O'Donnell has filed for divorce from her wife Michelle Rounds.
Jeb Bush reaffirms opposition to same-sex marriage 11
1:00 PM — Rumoured Republican Presidential candidate Jeb Bush has reaffirmed his opposition to same-sex marriage - after claims he would soften his approach.
Zachary Quinto: I’m not a fan of marriage, gay or straight 16
12:42 PM — Zachary Quinto has revealed that he is "not a huge fanatic" of the concept of marriage.
26th February 2015
North Carolina allows magistrates to opt-out of performing same-sex marriages 13
12:19 PM — The North Carolina state Senate voted yesterday to allow government officials to refuse to perform same-sex marriages.
Can’t say ‘lesbian’ with Nutella! 16
11:12 AM — A French Nutella marketing campaign has banned the word "lesbian".
25th February 2015
Obama administration redefines ‘spouse’ to include gay couples 2
4:19 PM — Gay married couples will now be included in the definition of the word "spouse" used by the Obama administration.
Edward Snowden: Gay marriage movement shows why governments shouldn’t have ‘perfect surveillance’ 47
1:07 PM — Whistleblower Edward Snowden has cited lobbyists for same-sex marriage as an example of why governments shouldn't have too much control over surveillance.
24th February 2015
Swiss legislative committee backs same-sex marriage 20
1:56 PM — A Swiss legislative committee has overwhelmingly recommended that the country extends marriage rights to same-sex couples.
23rd February 2015
CNN pundit: I’m gay, and I want my daughter to be gay too 27
4:45 PM — CNN pundit Sally Kohn has sparked a debate - after she claimed that she would like her daughter to be a lesbian.
Hate preacher Scott Lively: It would take a miracle to stop same-sex marriage in the US 47
2:40 PM — Hate preacher Scott Lively has conceded that it would take a "miracle" to stop equal marriage in the United States.
Texas Attorney General attempts to void ‘medically fragile’ gay couple’s marriage 5
9:22 AM — The Attorney General of the US state of Texas has attempted to declare void the marriage of a gay couple granted a licence on medical grounds.
22nd February 2015
Florida Attorney General branded ‘Cruella de Vil’ for crusade against equal marriage 7
12:22 PM — Celebrity chef Art Smith has hit out at Florida's Attorney General Pam Bondi, for her battle against same-sex marriage.