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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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Fla. Same-Sex Marriage Opponents To Fight Lawsuit

A lawsuit challenging Florida’s ban on gay marriage is getting some opposition.

CBS Miami–02/14/2014

Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Bondi To Defend Same-Sex Marriage Ban If Asked

Attorney General Pam Bondi will not follow the lead of other state attorneys general and will defend the state’s ban on same-sex marriage if she’s asked.

CBS Miami–01/31/2014

Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Crist Apologizes For Supporting Gay Marriage Ban

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist has apologized for backing a state constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage in 2008. Crist made the apology to Watermark Online, an Orlando LGBT publication.

CBS Miami–01/03/2014

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Man Gets Green Card After Court Strikes Down DOMA

A married couple, who has spent many months living apart because the United States didn’t recognize their union, were finally reunited last week.

06/30/2013

(Source: CBS4)

Group That Supports Gay Marriage To Launch Campaign

Not feeling confident that an upcoming U.S. Supreme Court ruling will nullify Florida’s ban on same sex marriage, a group that supports it is about to launch a public opinion campaign.

06/19/2013

Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist stands at the podium during a walkthrough during day two of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on September 5, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Crist Supports Allowing Same-Sex Marriage

Amid speculation he will run as a Democrat for his old job, former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist on Wednesday said he supports allowing same-sex marriage.

CBS Miami–05/09/2013

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Famed Biltmore Hotel Launches Campaign For Same-Sex Weddings

The Biltmore Hotel launched a new advertising campaign to bring gay weddings to the historic Coral Gables establishment.

CBS4–05/07/2013

U. S. Senator Bill Nelson

Sen. Bill Nelson Remains Against Same-Sex Marriage

There has been a growing chorus of U.S. senators who have recently come out in support of marriage equality, Florida’s senior senator is not one of them.

CBS Miami–03/27/2013

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