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.
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.
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.
Same-Sex Couples Prepare To Marry This WeekThis week, Clerks of Courts will start issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples in Florida.
Same-Sex Couples Expecting To Receive Marriage LicensesThe New Year began with a momentous occasion for many same-sex couples in Florida after a federal judge cleared the way for marriage.
Judge: Same-Sex Couples Can Get Marriage Licenses Same-sex couples will be able to seek a license to marry beginning Tuesday.
Gay Marriage Fight Finds Unlikely Home In Rural PanhandleStephen Schlairet and Ozzie Russ have almost as much in common with their neighbors in the tiny Panhandle community of Chipley as the way of life that sets them apart.
Florida Asks Who Can Issue Gay-Marriage LicensesGay couples whose challenge to Florida's ban on same-sex marriage led it to be declared unconstitutional say that clerks in all Florida counties should be able to issue marriage licenses to gay couples starting next week.
Judge Orders State Response On Same-Sex Marriage LicensesA federal judge Wednesday ordered the state to respond by Monday in an increasingly heated legal debate about whether county clerks should begin issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples on Jan. 6.
Florida Clerks Won't Give Gays Marriage LicensesAn Associated Press survey has revealed most of Florida's 67 clerks of court don't plan to issue marriage licenses to gay couples on January 6th.
2014 Roundup: A Year Of Change And StabilityIn some ways, the state of Florida has remained remarkably stable over the past year.
Clerks Group Defends Legal Stance On Gay MarriageA group representing Florida's court clerks said on Tuesday that counties statewide should not start issuing marriage licenses January 6th to same-sex couples.
Legal Fights Loom Over Same Sex Marriage LicensesWith the U.S. Supreme Court clearing the way for same-sex marriages to start January 6th, 2015 in Florida, gay-rights groups Monday vowed continuing legal fights if county clerks do not issue marriage licenses.
Supreme Court Won't Stop Gay Marriages In FloridaSame-sex weddings could begin as soon as January 6, 2015 after the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday refused to block gay marriages in Florida.
Clerks Advised To Say 'No' To Gay Marriage, For Now Amid a court's ruling declaring Florida's ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional, clerks are being advised to say no to gay marriage for now.