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Equality

Tasmania's Upper House to revive marriage bill

Tasmanian's Upper House is set to be the focus of national attention in Australia when it considers for a second time whether the island state can go it alone in legalising same-sex marriage.

MEUSA launches National Equality Action Team

Marriage Equality USA (MEUSA) is launching the National Equality Action Team (NEAT), a coalition of almost 50 local, state and national organizations and individual organizers mobilizing volunteers to win the freedom to marry in states with active marriage equality campaigns.

Landlord sued to add same-gender spouse to lease

Lambda Legal files a complaint against a New York City landlord for refusing to add lesbian tenant Dava Weinstein's spouse Dorothy Calvani to her rent-stabilized lease as is required by state and city law.

Pennsylvania county appeals ruling in marriage case

The Keystone State is getting hit on all fronts in the battle for the freedom to marry with three major lawsuits filed in state and federal courts.

COMMENTARY: I don’t have a “gay agenda” – I have a life

My problem with people comes into play when those with all the power and the money start randomly picking out certain groups they just flat-out don’t like and then do whatever it takes to make their lives a living hell.

West Virginia couples sue for marriage rights

"We have done everything we can to protect and take responsibility for our family but we worry all the time that it isn't enough. We need the protection that marriage affords."