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Tennessee Couples File Brief Asking Supreme Court to Uphold the Freedom to Marry and End “Checkerboard Nation” of Marriage Laws

(Washington D.C., February 27, 2015)—Three couples challenging Tennessee’s marriage ban filed a brief in the Supreme Court  of the United...

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Federal Judge Instructs Alabama’s Mobile County Probate Judge to Issue Marriage Licenses to Same-Sex Couples

(Mobile, AL, February 12, 2015)—Moments ago, United States District Judge Callie V. S. Granade instructed Mobile County Probate Judge Don...

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Federal Court Hears Oral Argument in Alabama Marriage Equality

(Mobile, AL, February 12, 2015)—United States District Judge Callie V. S. Granade heard oral argument today in an emergency motion...

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NCLR and ACLU of Alabama Applaud President Obama’s Support For Marriage Equality in Alabama

(Washington, DC., February 10, 2015)—Today, in an interview with BuzzFeed, President Obama stated that he would welcome a ruling by...

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Federal Judge Schedules Thursday Hearing to Decide Whether to Order Alabama’s Mobile County Probate Judge to Issue Marriage Licenses to Same-Sex Couples

(Mobile, AL, February 10, 2015)—Moments ago, United States District Judge Callie V. S. Granade granted the request of four Mobile...

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Alabama Same-Sex Couples Ask Federal Court To Require Probate Judge To Issue Marriage Licenses

(Mobile, AL, February 9, 2015)—Today, four same-sex couples in Mobile, AL asked United States District Judge Callie V. S. Granade...

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Same-Sex Couples Can Now Marry in Alabama

(Mobile, AL, February 9, 2015)—Today, Alabama becomes the nation’s 38th state to honor the freedom to marry after a federal...

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Couples Ask U.S. Supreme Court Not to Delay Lower Court Ruling Requiring Marriage Equality in Alabama Beginning Feb. 9

(Washington, DC, February 4, 2015)—Today, the two couples who successfully challenged Alabama’s ban on marriage equality asked the United States...

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NCLR Applauds Denial of Alabama’s Request to Extend Stay of Freedom to Marry Ruling

Statement from NCLR Senior Staff Attorney, Christopher F. Stoll (Mobile, AL, February 3, 2015)—Today, the U.S. Court of Appeals for...

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NCLR Takes on Representation of Alabama Couple in Freedom to Marry Case

Couple Asks Federal Appeals Court to Allow Same-Sex Couples to Marry Beginning February 9 (Mobile, AL—Jan. 30, 2015) Today, the...

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