Category Archives: Marriage & Family

Tulsa County Court Clerk wants expedited hearing on Okla. marriage appeal

Study: Charter schools raise nearby home values by thousands of dollars

Colorado group proposes ballot measure requiring pre-marriage education

Pennsylvania could tip the scales nationally on marriage

Federal appeals court upholds Mass. inmate’s right to taxpayer-funded sex change surgery

PA: Gov. Tom Corbett, Kathleen Kane dropped from marriage case

Mass. to recognize same-sex “marriages” from Utah

SC: Bill would allow same-sex couples to file joint tax returns

“Same-sex newlyweds in Utah can file joint state taxes”

Utah AG picks outside counsel in same-sex “marriage” fight

The Common Coring of private schools

“Utah marriage of same sex couples valid in Delaware, AG Biden says”

Judge weighing challenge to Ky. marriage laws

US judge hears challenge to Mich. marriage amendment

President Obama’s policies undercut importance of fatherhood

US judge strikes down Okla. same-sex ‘marriage’ ban

Virginia lawmakers table proposed repeal of constitutional ban on same-sex “marriage”

Lawmakers: Same-sex couples must file separate Idaho taxes

Is Eric Holder making up marriage law as he goes along?

IN: South Bend council passes resolution opposing ban on same-sex “marriage”

“Democratic Virginia lawmakers press gay rights bills”

Indiana House panel delays vote on same-sex “marriage” ban

The next frontier in fertility treatment

AG Holder’s lawless action on marriage in Utah | Ed Whelan

“Chris Christie vetoes bill allowing transgender people to get new birth certificates”

Mohler: The end of morality laws? Not exactly

Robert Gates: Obama emotionless on military, except for DADT policy

CDC says gonorrhea and syphilis are on the rise

South Bend City Council to vote on same-sex “marriage” resolution

Outgoing Cuccinelli issues opinions on same-sex “marriage,” abortion

“Federal recognition of Utah same-sex marriages shows need for State Marriage Defense Act”

Bishops lament federal disregard for state marriage laws

Mormon church: “Lay bishops cannot perform or permit same-sex marriage on church property”

If You Really Care About Ending Poverty, Stop Talking About Inequality | W. Bradford Wilcox at the Atlantic

“Advocacy Group Asks U.S. and 18 States To Recognize 1300 Utah Same-Sex Marriages”

Indiana Family Institute: Statement on HJR 3 and HB 1153 re: marriage

Hearing set in Virginia marriage challenge

States May Recognize Same-Sex Marriages, But Navajo Nation Won’t

“HRC urges U.S. AG to ensure validity of Utah same-sex marriages”

Signature Count Begins in Effort to Overturn Calif. Law That Lets Boys Use Girls’ Bathrooms, Play on Girls’ Sports Teams

The ACLU Strikes Back – Will Sue To Preserve Utah’s Same-Sex Marriages

Congressional Leaders Continue To Show Support For Educational Choice

Polygamy as Lifestyle Choice, and a Reality TV Brand | NY Times

“3 Big Questions About The 1,360 Same-Sex Couples Married In Utah”

“Iowa’s ban on polygamy won’t be debated in 2014 session, say Branstad, top legislative leaders”

Confusing Advice from Utah Governor on Marriage Laws | Ed Whelan at NRO

Same sex “marriages” performed in Utah are void | Ed Whelan at NRO

“Colorado bill would recognize gay marriage in taxes only”

Utah Gov. issues guidance to agency on status of same-sex “marriages”

California: “Groups sue state over new transgender law”

Marriage may not be silver bullet for poverty, study says

Interstate Recognition of Same Sex “Marriage” After Windsor

GOP Gov. won’t push for NM marriage amend., says court ruling is law of the land

“Dallas council briefed on discrepancies with gay marriage at federal, state levels”

Michigan: Odawa Tribal Council refuses to allow popular vote on marriage

Bypass Sought on Bill to Redefine Marriage in Pennsylvania

“Utah Gay-Marriage Ban Was a Predictable Disaster” | Noah Feldman at Bloomberg

“Utah AG Studying Status of Same-Sex Marriages Already Performed In the State”

TX: Judge Removes Children Illegally

California Referendum to Overturn Student-Gender Bill Moves Forward

Sexting common, linked to sex among high-risk youth

ACLU, Sutherland Institute react to Utah same-sex marriage halt

DoD overhauls military identification policy for same sex couples

“Transgender Issues Follow Path Blazed By Gay Rights” | NPR

    NPR: It may have been “the gayest year ever,” as some gay and lesbian activists put it — 2013 saw the Defense of Marriage Act struck down by the Supreme Court and the number of states offering marriage rights to same-sex couples doubled, to a total of 18.
    But as 2014 begins, another issue is gaining traction: transgender rights.

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Strong Marriages and Economies | W. Bradford Wilcox at NYT

A brief article on homosexual parenting

Utah’s Motion to Stay Ruling Against Marriage Laws | Ed Whalen at NRO

Conn. Requiring Health Insurers To Cover Gender Transition

Was 2013 the Beginning of the End of Marriage? | Nathan Kellum at the Christian Post

CA: Judge Flushes ‘bathroom Bill’ Election Trick

Pedophilia The Next ‘Sexual-Rights’ Revolution?

    WorldNetDaily: The underlying assumption that has led to the increasing legitimization of same-sex marriage is now fueling a growing effort in academic circles to mainstream pedophilia. Once considered taboo, psychologists are beginning to walk down the same path LGBT activists established more than 50 years ago, insisting that pedophilia is an inborn “sexual orientation,” not a learned sexual behavior.


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“Court ruling on gay marriage opens door to same-sex divorce in Utah”

Adding A Baby To Obamacare Health Plan Not Easy

Court denies Notre Dame relief: university will bow to HHS mandate

Lambda Legal urges federal court to redefine marriage in WV