Gay Couples Argue For Inclusion On Birth CertificatesSaying Florida can't choose among the "constellation of benefits" available to same-sex couples, attorneys this week filed a document asking a federal judge to require the state to allow married gay couples to put both parents' names on children's birth certificates.
Plaintiffs Want State To Pay Legal Fees In Gay Marriage ChallengePlaintiffs in the challenge to Florida's ban on same-sex marriage fired back this week in a dispute about whether the state should pay their attorneys' fees for work in a federal appeals court.
Group Wants Tax Exempt Protection After Marriage RulingA Christian group is urging Governor Rick Scott and Republican legislative leaders to pass a measure that it says would help protect the tax-exempt status of churches that refuse to perform same-sex marriages.
State Ends Appeal In Same-Sex Marriage Case Florida dismissed an appeal in a legal battle over same-sex marriage, three weeks after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled same-sex couples have the right to marry.
Supreme Court Overturns Ban On Same-Sex MarriageSouth Florida same sex couples who are, or get, married will now have that marriage recognized by every state in the union.
Supreme Court Takes On Gay Marriage DebateThe debate on gay marriage is all about the Constitution of the United States of America and if it supports same-sex couples' right to marry. That's what the Supreme Court must decide.
Senate Backs Adoption Incentives; Repeals Gay Adoption BanAfter an impassioned debate, the Florida Senate on Tuesday approved a bill that would restore a popular adoption-subsidies program --- while repealing a 38-year-old law that banned gay adoption.
Focus on South Florida: Gay Marriage - Big BusinessSouth Florida has long been a premier tourist destination for any number of reasons. Well now you can add gay destination weddings to that list. On Valentine's Day last weekend--- in honor of Broward County's centennial and the recent rulings legalizing same sex marriage in Florida, the city of Wilton Manors hosted free marriage ceremonies for 100 people. We focus on this event in particular and the bigger picture of gay marriage as big business in Florida.
One-On-One Interview With Pop Pastor Joel OsteenThe world's most recognized pastor, Joel Osteen, was in South Florida Friday night.
Dozens Of Gay Couples Marry In Fort Lauderdale Mass CeremonyDozens of same sex couples exchanged wedding vows and made their marriages legal making it a historic wedding day in Fort Lauderdale on Thursday.
Lifting Gay Marriage Ban Allows Lesbian Couple To Be ParentsNow that same-sex couples can say their "I dos," one infant will be able to call a lesbian couple her parents.
High Court To Hear Gay Marriage Cases In AprilSupreme Court justices said they will decide if same-sex couples around the nation will have the right to marry under the Constitution.
Gay Marriage Another Win In Legal Career Fighting Status QuoBill Sheppard and his wife Betsy White spent seven hours on the road Saturday to watch their clients tie the knot at a small, poolside ceremony in the rural Panhandle community of Chipley.
Facing South Florida: Gay Marriage in Florida Jim examines the historic event of the past week and discusses what led up to Florida’s legalization of gay marriage.
Cowboy Wedding Brings Tears, LaughterWearing cowboy boots and bolo ties, Steve Schlairat and Ozzie Russ exchanged wedding vows as they stood beside two saddles perched atop bales of hay on a chilly Saturday afternoon with friends and family looking on.