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Aaron Huntsman, left, and William Lee Jones, right, embrace during a celebration Thursday, July 17, 2014, in Key West, Fla. Jones and Hunstman and about 100 other people marked a  Florida Keys judge's ruling overturning Florida's ban on same-sex marriage on Thursday after a legal challenge. But an appeal by the Florida Attorney General's office changed the couple's plans to get married.  (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Stay On Same-Sex Marriage Ruling Not Lifted

The attorney for a gay couple asked a Florida Keys judge to lift a stay in his ruling that Florida’s ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional. The motion was denied.

07/21/2014

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Same-Sex Marriage Ban Struck Down In The Keys

A Monroe County judge, on Thursday, overturned Florida’s constitutional ban on same-sex marriage after a legal challenge by gay couples said the ban effectively made them second-class citizens.

07/17/2014

Aaron Huntsman, left, and William Lee Jones, right, embrace during a celebration Thursday, July 17, 2014, in Key West, Fla. Jones and Hunstman and about 100 other people marked a  Florida Keys judge's ruling overturning Florida's ban on same-sex marriage on Thursday after a legal challenge. But an appeal by the Florida Attorney General's office changed the couple's plans to get married.  (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Florida Keys Residents Celebrate Gay Marriage Ruling

Nearly 100 people gathered in a Key West nightclub Thursday night to celebrate as a Florida Keys judge legalized same-sex marriage in Monroe County. The county encompasses the entire island chain.

07/17/2014

Conservative groups target Clerk of Courts Harvey Ruvin. (Source: CBS4)

Conservative Groups Protest Marriage Equality Lawsuits

Conservative groups gathered Monday on the steps of the Miami-Dade County Courthouse to speak about the pending lawsuit filed by six same-sex couples in Florida.

06/30/2014

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Bondi Seeks To Extend Defense Of Gay-Marriage Ban

The state’s attorney general, on Tuesday, filed motions on two cases to defend the state’s ban on gay marriage.

06/24/2014

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Small Victory For Same-Sex Couples In Fort Lauderdale

A small victory for same-sex couples in Fort Lauderdale after city commission votes yes to gay marriage Tuesday night.

06/17/2014

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Bondi: Gay Marriage Would Cause Harm

Eight gay couples and the American Civil Liberties Union have sued Florida in federal court for not recognizing their marriages performed in other states where gay marriage is legal.

05/30/2014

Gildas Dousset filed the appeal Wednesday in state court seeking recognition of his marriage to his husband. (Source: CBS4)

Florida’s Fight Over Gay Marriage Lands In An Appeals Court

A Florida Atlantic University student is asking the court to recognize his same-sex marriage so he can pay ‘in-state’ tuition rates.

05/15/2014

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Groups Defend Florida’s Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Some groups are defending Florida’s constitutional ban on same-sex marriage.

03/28/2014

The American Civil Liberties Union filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday on behalf of eight same-sex couples that seeks to force the state of Florida to recognize the couples’ marriages performed in other states and recognized by the federal government. (Source: CBS4)

Fla. Couples Sue To Force State To Recognize Same-Sex Marriages Performed In Other States

The American Civil Liberties Union filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday on behalf of eight same-sex couples that seeks to force the state of Florida to recognize the couples’ marriages performed in other states and recognized by the federal government.

CBS Miami–03/13/2014

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