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Executive Director of ACLU-Idaho Takes Post in WDC

Tuesday Apr 15, 2014
The executive director of the ACLU of Idaho has been hired for the same post at the ACLU in Washington, D.C.

ACLU Sues Michigan, Wants Gay Marriages Recognized

By Ed White | Monday Apr 14, 2014
The American Civil Liberties Union is asking a judge to force the state of Michigan to recognize more than 300 same-sex marriages performed in March.

North Carolina’s Marriage Ban Challenged in Federal Court

Thursday Apr 10, 2014
Later this year, three federal judges could strike down North Carolina’s ban on same-sex marriage. The ACLU is asking for swift action from the court due to the serious medical condition of the plaintiffs.

Suit Cites Urgency to Overturn NC Gay Marriage Ban

By Emery P. Dalesio | Wednesday Apr 9, 2014
The American Civil Liberties Union is launching a new legal assault on North Carolina’s constitutional ban on marriage for same-sex couples.

ACLU Picks Winners in National Gay-Wedding Contest

By David Crary | Wednesday Apr 2, 2014
The American Civil Liberties Union’s primary work is litigation, but this month it’s moonlighting as a wedding planner as part of its role in the campaign to legalize same-sex marriage nationwide.

Gay Couples in Okla. Case to be Honored

Thursday Mar 13, 2014
Two gay couples who are plaintiffs in a potentially landmark case challenging Oklahoma’s ban on same-sex marriage are being honored by the American Civil Liberties Union.

ACLU, Gay Couples Seek Fla. Marriage Recognition

By Curt Anderson | Thursday Mar 13, 2014
Eight gay couples and the American Civil Liberties Union have filed a federal lawsuit seeking to force Florida to recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states.

ACLU Agrees Not to Seek Gay Marriage Injunction in Wis.

Wednesday Mar 12, 2014
The plaintiffs in a lawsuit agreed Tuesday not to ask for a temporary halt to enforcement of Wisconsin’s ban on gay marriage and asked a federal judge instead to expedite a decision on the overall case.

ACLU Seeks Preliminary Block on WI Gay Marriage Ban

Saturday Mar 1, 2014
The American Civil Liberties Union has asked a federal judge to issue a preliminary injunction blocking Wisconsin’s gay marriage ban while the organization’s lawsuit challenging the prohibition continues.

ACLU Seeks Preliminary Block on Wis. Gay Marriage Ban

Friday Feb 28, 2014
Civil rights advocates have asked a federal judge to block Wisconsin’s gay marriage ban while their lawsuit challenging the prohibition winds its way through court, arguing same-sex couples could suffer harm if the ban remains in place.