26th June 2015
Mike Huckabee brands SCOTUS marriage ruling ‘tyranny’ 7
3:32 PM — Governor Mike Huckabee didn't waste any time in attempting to put a downer on the Supreme Court's decision to legalise same-sex marriage across the US, branding it "tyranny".
Obama: Today is a great step forward for equality, love wins 1
3:20 PM — President Obama has weighed in on today's Supreme Court ruling which found that marriage is a constitutional right for same-sex couples in America.
Hillary Clinton: I’m proud of today’s historic victory for gay Americans 2
3:12 PM — Hillary Clinton has reflected on the just-issued opinion by the US Supreme Court on same-sex marriage, saying she is "proud" of the "historic victory" for the country.
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.
25th June 2015
Hillary Clinton: It’s time for marriage equality to become a reality across the US 12
8:51 PM — Hillary Clinton writes an open letter calling for the Supreme Court to finally rule in favour of same-sex marriage in all 50 states.
Richard Branson: It is time for the US to finally allow same-sex marriage 2
2:58 PM — Virgin founder Sir Richard Branson has spoken ahead of the anticipated imminent ruling of the US Supreme Court, to say it is time for the US to move on and allow gay couples to marry.
US Supreme Court could rule as soon as today on same-sex marriage 7
12:50 PM — The US Supreme Court could rule as soon as today on the issue of same-sex marriage.
Half of Czechs now approve of same-sex marriage 27
8:19 AM — New polling has showed that half of people in the Czech Republic support same-sex marriage.
24th June 2015
Watch: Hillary Clinton’s powerful call for equal marriage ahead of Supreme Court ruling 23
7:46 PM — Democratic Presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton has released a video calling for all same-sex couples to have the right to marry.
154 same-sex couples married at British Embassies abroad
3:49 PM — Figures have been released of the number of same-sex couples married at British Embassies.
Challenge to Northern Irish same-sex marriage ban goes to High Court 7
12:34 PM — A challenge against Northern Ireland's ban on same-sex marriage will go to the High Court this week.
Another venue to close down rather than host gay weddings 13
10:13 AM — Yet another venue has decided to close its doors, rather than host the weddings of same-sex couples.
Scottish Bishop reveals his teenage love for another man 2
8:52 AM — A Scottish Bishop has revealed that he was in love "unexpectedly" with another boy when he was a teenager.
23rd June 2015
Texas Republican: Supreme Court will ‘destroy the foundation of family life’ over same-sex marriage 19
2:24 PM — A former Texas state lawmaker has claimed that the Supreme Court could "destroy the foundation of family life" if it rules that same-sex couples have the right to marry.
22nd June 2015
Norman Lamb faces investigation after ‘push poll’ on opponent’s same-sex marriage record 1
11:38 AM — The Liberal Democrats are investigating leadership candidate Norman Lamb - over allegations campaigners used a 'push poll' to raise his opponent's poor record on same-sex marriage.
Kelvin Thomson is the latest Australian MP to back equal marriage
10:55 AM — Australian MP Kelvin Thomson is the latest to declare that he is now in favour of marriage equality.
Hooray! The smallest country in the world now has same-sex marriage 6
7:52 AM — The Pitcairn Island, which is home to 48 people, has passed a same-sex marriage law, despite there being no same-sex couples there waiting to wed.
21st June 2015
Thousands protest against same-sex unions in Rome 105
3:46 PM — As Italy's Prime Minister pushes for same-sex civil unions, Italians have gathered in Rome to make their objections.
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.
19th June 2015
Gays can get divorced in Texas, court rules 1
7:46 PM — A court has ruled that same-sex couples should be able to get divorced in Texas - despite a continuing ban on same-sex marriage.