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Nevada Issues 255 Gay Marriage Licenses in 1 Week

By Kimberly Pierceall | Wednesday Oct 22, 2014
Of the 2,344 couples who lined up at marriage license bureaus across the state in the seven days after courts put an end to the state's gay marriage ban, about 255 were same-sex couples.

Court Says it Erred in Halting Nevada Gay Marriage

By Mark Sherman | Thursday Oct 9, 2014
Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy mistakenly blocked the start of same-sex marriage in Nevada in an order that spawned confusion among state officials and disappointment in couples hoping to be wed.

Gay Marriages Off in Vegas After High Court Order

By Kimberly Pierceall | Wednesday Oct 8, 2014
Same-sex couples are being told not to line up Wednesday at the marriage bureau in Las Vegas, after the U.S. Supreme Court temporarily blocked gay marriage in Idaho and Nevada.

Justice Kennedy Allows Gay Marriage in Nevada

By Mark Sherman | Wednesday Oct 8, 2014
Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy has allowed same-sex marriage to begin in Nevada, clarifying that an earlier order blocking gay unions applies only to Idaho.

Justice Kennedy Blocks Gay Marriage Ruling

Wednesday Oct 8, 2014
Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy has temporarily blocked an appeals court ruling that declared gay marriage legal in Idaho and Nevada.

Court Hears Arguments Over Gay Marriage's Impact

By Paul Elias | Tuesday Sep 9, 2014
A debate over whether children would be harmed or helped by legalizing gay marriage was the main focus when a federal appeals court in San Francisco waded again into the issue of the constitutionality of gay marriage.

At a Glance: Idaho, Nevada, Hawaii Gay Marriage

Monday Sep 8, 2014
Judges have been striking down gay marriage bans at a rapid rate since a landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling last year invalidated the core of a federal law that defined marriage as only between a man and a woman for determining federal benefits.

Nevada Gay Marriage Ban Court Date Set for Sept. 8

Tuesday Jul 1, 2014
A federal appeals court says it will consider Nevada’s gay marriage ban on Sept. 8.

Nevada GOP Picks First Trans Republican Candidate in U.S. History

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Jun 13, 2014
The Nevada State Republican party has made history by tapping military veteran and transgender woman Lauren Scott to run against a Democract in Nevada Assembly District 30.

Nevada GOP Mulls Keeping Marriage Definition, Abortion in Platform

Friday Apr 11, 2014
Nevada Republicans meeting in Las Vegas this weekend are deciding whether a definition of marriage and statements opposing abortion should stay in the state platform.

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