Topics :: Missouri

Mo. Court Considers Joint Tax Filings From Gay Couples

Thursday Apr 3, 2014
A Missouri judge is hearing arguments about whether to stop a policy by Gov. Jay Nixon’s administration allowing legally married same-sex couples to file joint state tax returns.

House Dem Proposes End to Missouri’s Gay Marriage Ban

Friday Mar 28, 2014
A Missouri House Democrat has introduced legislation that would repeal the state’s ban on gay marriage.

Missouri’s Acceptance of Same-Sex Joint Tax Returns Challenged

Thursday Mar 27, 2014
A state judge has been asked to put an immediate halt to Missouri’s acceptance of joint tax returns from gay couples who got married legally in other states.

Judge Upholds Missouri Limit on Funeral Protests

By David A. Lieb | Wednesday Mar 12, 2014
A federal judge has upheld a Missouri law requiring protesters to stay at least a football-field length away from funeral sites, beginning an hour before they start until an hour after the services end.

Gov. Nixon Supports Repealing Mo. Gay Marriage Ban

Friday Feb 14, 2014
Gov. Jay Nixon said Thursday that he supports ending Missouri’s same-sex marriage ban and thinks voters should have a chance to repeal an amendment to the state constitution that defines marriage as between a man and a woman.

ACLU to Challenge Missouri Gay Marriage Ban

By Jim Salter | Wednesday Feb 12, 2014
The American Civil Liberties Union on Wednesday plans to file suit challenging Missouri’s treatment of same-sex marriages.

Mo. Lawmaker Files Resolution to Impeach Gov. Jay Nixon

Monday Feb 10, 2014
A Missouri House Republican wants to impeach Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon over the acceptance of joint tax returns from legally married same-sex couples.

Joint Tax Returns From Mo. Gay Couples Spurs Suit

Thursday Jan 9, 2014
A lawsuit is challenging Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon’s order that the state accept jointly filed tax returns from same-sex couples legally married in other states.

Gay Artifacts Subject of New Mo. History Museum Collection

Monday Dec 2, 2013
The Missouri History Museum is on the verge of the St. Louis region’s first mainstream collection of gay artifacts.

Mo. Task Force Makes Recommendations on LGBT Ordinance

Thursday Nov 21, 2013
A Springfield task force is recommending that the city not hold a public vote on any ordinance regarding discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity.