Bluff Called, Bigotry Defeated

Trans Woman Dares Bible-Quoting Councilman to Stone Her to Death |

Awesomeness points won – +100


A small victory for marriage-equality in Oklahoma

Judge strikes Oklahoma same-sex marriage ban, calling it unconstitutional.

Same-sex weddings can begin pending appeal, N.J. Supreme Court rules |

Same-sex marriages can begin Monday in New Jersey on a provisional basis, the state Supreme Court ruled today.

The court will not make a final ruling on same-sex marriage rights until next year. But in the meantime, it upheld an order by a trial judge allowing civil marriages for gay couples to start Monday.

Oregon Will Recognize Same-Sex Marriages From Other States, Effective Immediately | ThinkProgress

The state of Oregon will now recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states (and countries) where couples have legally married.

NJ judge rules state must allow gay couples to marry in light of US Supreme Court ruling – The Washington Post

New Jersey might become the 14th State to allow gay marriage. Let’s hope Gov Christie doesn’t appeal this.

Update: NJ Governor, Chris Christie, has decided to appeal the decision.

SCOTUS Judge to officiate same-sex wedding | Washington Post

Justice Ginsburg, one of the nine Chief Justices of the US Supreme Court, is to officiate a same-sex wedding in Washington DC.

You go, Glen Coco!