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Alaska: Supreme Court Equal Marriage Victory – State Stay Denied

Alaska: Supreme Court Equal Marriage Victory – State Stay Denied

“(ORDER LIST: 574 U.S.) FRIDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2014 ORDER IN PENDING CASE 14A413 PARNELL, GOV. OF AK, ET AL. V. HAMBY, MATTHEW, ET AL. The application for stay presented to Justice Kennedy and by him referred to the Court is denied”. These few lines from the US Supreme Court have put an end to

Alaska: Gay Marriages Stopped by Appeals Court

Alaska: Gay Marriages Stopped by Appeals Court

In Alaska yesterday, the hopes of many same-sex couples were dashed again when the US 9th Court of Appeals granted a temporary stay, requested by Governor Sean Parnell,  on gay marriage. The state requested the stay on Wednesday, so that it could get its papers together to ask the Supreme Court for a stay against […]

Alaska: Judge Upholds Equal Marriage – Denies Stay

Alaska: Judge Upholds Equal Marriage – Denies Stay

Yesterday, US District Court judge, Timothy Burgess, who struck down the same-sex marriage ban in Alaska as unconstitutional last Sunday, has allowed same-sex marriage to continue, and denied a request for a stay requested by the governor of Alaska, Sean Parnell. The state, however, has said it will go to the 9th Circuit Court