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Alabama same-sex marriage

Federal judge issues 14-day stay in Alabama same-sex marriage case - @chrisgeidner

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Alabama same-sex marriage

Alabama State House Speaker Mike Hubbard calls federal ruling on his state's ban on same-sex marriage 'outrageous;' says state Legislature 'will encourage a vigorous appeals process' and 'continue defending the Christian conservative values that make Alabama a special place to live' - statement via @chrisgeidner

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US same-sex marriage

Federal judge rules Alabama ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional - @WashBlade

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US same-sex marriage

President Obama on Supreme Court same-sex marriage case: 'My hope is that they go ahead and recognize what the majority of the American people now recognize' - @ZekeJMiller

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President Obama calls for bipartisanship in Congress: 'If we're going to have arguments, let's have arguments. But let's make them debates worthy of this body and worthy of this country'

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US same-sex marriage

President Obama outlines major events over past 6 years; says 'I've seen something like gay marriage go from a wedge issue used to drive us apart to a story of freedom across our country, a civil right now legal in states that 7 in 10 Americans call home'

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Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring on Supreme Court decision to review gay marriage case: 'Given the near unanimous string of rulings recognizing the constitutional right to marry, and the Supreme Court's decision to let all those rulings stand, including in Virginia, I am optimistic that marriage equality will soon be the law of the land' - statement

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Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette says he's 'pleased' Supreme Court is taking on gay marriage case; 'All of Michigan's voters, as well as the citizens of our nation, will be well served by the court's decision to decide this case and resolve such an important issue' - statement

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US same-sex marriage

Attorney General Eric Holder says Department of Justice will file 'friend of the court' brief to urge Supreme Court 'to make marriage equality a reality for all Americans' - statement

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US same-sex marriage

Editor's note: The U.S. Supreme Court will hear a same-sex marriage case in April and a decision is expected by late June, The Associated Press reports. The justices are reviewing an appellate ruling that upheld bans in Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio and Tennessee, which are among the 14 states where same-sex couples are not allowed to marry. - Stephanie

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Kentucky same-sex marriage

More: US Supreme Court justices to review decision that upheld bans on same-sex marriage in Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky and Tennessee - @HuffPostPol

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US same-sex marriage

US Supreme Court agrees to take up issue of same-sex marriage this term - @PeteWilliamsNBC

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Kentucky same-sex marriage

Editor's note: U.S. Supreme Court justices are meeting in a closed-door conference today and may decide whether to hear a same-sex marriage case, or multiple cases. The appeals come from Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio and Tennessee. In October, the court decided not to take on appeals from both sides on the debate and also refused to block orders in favor of same-sex couples, AP reports. We'll update if anything is announced. - Stephanie

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South Dakota same-sex marriage

Federal judge strikes down South Dakota ban on same-sex marriage; decision halted pending appeal - @WashBlade

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College football star Michael Sam says he's gay

Report: Michael Sam is engaged to his longtime boyfriend - @CBSMiami

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Florida same-sex marriage

Photo: Several couples in Clearwater, Fla., line up to get marriage licenses and applications on 2nd day of same-sex marriages beginning in the state - @KatieLSanders

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Florida same-sex marriage

Photo: 1st same-sex couple gets married at midnight in Monroe County, Fla. - @GlennaOn10

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Florida same-sex marriage

Photo: Same-sex couples line up on steps of courthouse in Osceola County, Fla., to get married - RHughesWFTV

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Florida same-sex marriage

Jeb Bush on Florida same-sex marriage: 'We live in a democracy, and regardless of our disagreements, we have to respect the rule of law. I hope that we can also show respect for the good people on all sides of the gay and lesbian marriage' - @NBCNews

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Florida same-sex marriage

Photo: Broward County, Fla., couples await the end of the same-sex marriage ban at midnight. - @CBSMiami

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