The U.S. Supreme Court refused to take up the appeals of five states, including Indiana, on reversals of their same-sex marriage bans. Couples in the Hoosier State likely to get married in droves today.
INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Senate has advanced a proposed constitutional marriage ban with language that pushes off the soonest public referendum until at least 2016.The Senate voted 32-17 Monday afternoon in favor of the measure.
A federal court ruling means a same-sex Chicago couple will be allowed to marry before the state's gay marriage law takes effect. U.S. District Judge Thomas Durkin on Monday ordered the Cook County clerk to issue an expedited marriage license to Vernita Gray and Patricia Ewert. Gray is terminally ill.