10th September 2014
Video: US GOP Senate candidate shows support for same-sex marriage 2
9:40 AM — A Republican Senate nominee for the state of Oregon has in a rare move for a GOP candidate expressed her support for same-sex marriage.
Gay couples: There is no conceivable basis for Texas to ban gay marriage 23
9:16 AM — Gay couples from the US state of Texas has argued that the state has "no basis" for arguing to keep its same-sex marriage ban.
9th September 2014
Poll: Two thirds of Faroe Island residents support gay marriage
4:50 PM — A new poll has found that around two-thirds of residents of the Faroe Islands support same-sex marriage.
First gay clergy member to marry in UK sues Church of England after sacking 41
12:04 PM — The first gay clergy to marry in the UK, who was later sacked for doing so, has begun legal proceedings against the Church of England.
8th September 2014
US: City Council to consider allowing same-sex domestic partner benefits 2
7:04 PM — The City Council in Winston-Salem is to consider whether or not to allow benefits to the domestic partners of same-sex couples.
US: Federal appeals court to hear three states’ gay marriage cases 1
6:35 PM — A federal appeals court will today hear arguments on the same-sex marriage bans in three US states - Idaho, Hawaii and Nevada.
British diplomat marries same-sex partner in Beijing
4:11 PM — A British diplomat has married his same-sex partner in Beijing.
Neil Patrick Harris marries partner in Italy 13
3:09 PM — Neil Patrick Harris has married his long-term partner David Burtka.
US: Lesbian couple marry after 72 years together 20
12:04 PM — A lesbian couple in the US state of Iowa have married, after being together for 72 years.
7th September 2014
US radio hosts: Same-sex marriage will cause straight men to cheat on their wives with gays 71
2:52 PM — Two radio hosts are worried that same-sex marriage will cause straight men to start cheating on their wives with other men.
Croatia: First same-sex couple enter civil partnership 4
2:12 PM — A same-sex couple have become the first to enter into a civil partnership in Croatia.
Spiritualist Church holds first same-sex wedding 8
1:04 PM — A Tamworth same-sex couple have become the first to marry inside a Spiritualist church.
Anti-gay rights Labour MP Jim Dobbin dies on trip 83
12:35 PM — Jim Dobbin, a Labour MP who was opposed to gay rights, has died on a Parliamentary trip.
Florida Attorney General: My opposition to same-sex marriage isn’t personal, I have many gay friends 47
12:06 PM — Florida's Attorney General Pam Bondi has claimed that defending a ban on same-sex marriage doesn't make her a homophobe - because she has many gay friends.
6th September 2014
US: 32 states call on Supreme Court to rule on same-sex marriage 1
11:41 AM — A majority of US states have called on the Supreme Court to issue a ruling on same-sex marriage, across two separate legal briefs.
5th September 2014
First same-sex couple marry in Dagenham 2
12:17 PM — A same-sex couple have become the first to marry in Barking and Dagenham.
US: Arizona man fighting same-sex marriage ban dies 5
9:07 AM — A man in the US state of Arizona who had asked a judge to recognise his marriage due to terminal illness, has died.
4th September 2014
US: Wisconsin and Indiana same-sex marriage bans ruled unconstitutional 1
9:47 PM — A three-judge panel has unanimously ruled that same-sex marriage bans in Wisconsin and Indiana are unconstitutional.
Gay marriage supporters to appeal ruling upholding Louisiana ban 1
9:33 AM — Advocates of same-sex marriage are planning to appeal against a ruling which upheld the US state of Louisiana's ban on same-sex marriage.
Ecuador recognises same-sex unions on national ID cards 4
8:48 AM — Same-sex couples in Ecuador have taken another step toward equality, as civil unions will now be included on national identification cards.