During the past 12 years, about three dozen states, beginning with Massachusetts in 2003, have come to allow same-sex marriage, as a result of either …
Standing beneath a massive rainbow flag, Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, state Sen. Mark Leno and other public officials expressed deep pride is the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to legalize gay marriage.
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled by a 5-4 vote Friday that the federal Constitution provides a right to same-sex marriage.
Bay Area businesses are among 379 companies that asked the U.S. Supreme Court to declare a constitutional right to same-sex marriage.
Three federal appeals court judges left little doubt at a hearing in San Francisco Monday that they are likely to favor same-sex marriage.
Attorney General Eric Holder will on Monday expand federal recognition of same-sex marriages.
Maria and Alexandra — a quiet, academic couple with a seven-year old daughter —want to flee Russia for Canada.
President Barack Obama blamed a “cold war mentality” for Russia’s recent retrenching behind anti-gay laws.
The United States is set to extend visa privileges to gay married couples who wish to travel abroad.
San Francisco brimmed with overflowing pride as hundreds of thousands celebrated equality.
The U.S. Supreme Court Sunday rejected an emergency bid to halt same-sex marriages in California.
Governor Jerry Brown and state Attorney General Kamala Harris are moving to assure that gay marriages quickly resume.
President Barack Obama applauded the striking down of the federal law defining marriage as between a man and a woman.
Advocates of marriage equality scored two historic victories Wednesday morning. UPDATED 5:15 p.m.
France became the 14th country to legalize same-sex marriage Saturday after President Francois Hollande signed it into law.
The Supreme Court tackles the Defense of Marriage Act on the second day of same-sex marriage hearings.
Marriage equality takes center stage at the US Supreme Court Tuesday as the justices begin hearing oral arguments.
Prop. 8 challengers aren’t going down without a fight. Today lawyers filed briefs urging the government to take action on gay marriage immediately.
Hundreds of same-sex couples flocked to get married in Washington state, the first day possible after gay marriage was approved by voters in November.