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Vet Sues After Burial Plot With Gay Partner Denied

A U.S. Navy veteran is suing after the Idaho State Veterans Cemetery refused to allow her to be buried with the ashes of her late wife

CBS Seattle–07/07/2014

Robyn Selman, right, and Karin Cook, wait in line to enter the Manhattan clerks office to be married on July 24, 2011 in New York City. (credit: Daniel Barry/Getty Images)

Idaho Gay Marriage Plaintiffs Seek Court Costs

Four couples who successfully sued Idaho Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter over the state’s gay marriage ban are now asking to be reimbursed for nearly half a million dollars of attorney fees and other court costs

CBS Seattle–05/28/2014

Four gay couples filed a federal lawsuit seeking to overturn Montana's constitutional ban on same-sex marriages. (Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Lawsuit Challenges Montana’s Gay Marriage Ban

Four gay couples filed a federal lawsuit seeking to overturn Montana’s constitutional ban on same-sex marriages.

05/21/2014

Idaho same-sex couples can't get married or have their marriages recognized until the 9th Circuit or U.S. Supreme Court decides whether to let stand a ruling overturning Idaho's ban. (Getty Images)

Court: Gay Marriage Must Remain On Hold In Idaho

Idaho same-sex couples can’t get married or have their marriages recognized until the 9th Circuit or U.S. Supreme Court decides whether to let stand a ruling overturning Idaho’s ban.

05/20/2014

File photo of a judge's gavel. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Oregon Judge Strikes Down Gay Marriage Ban

A federal judge on Monday struck down Oregon’s voter-approved ban on gay marriage, saying it is unconstitutional

CBS Seattle–05/19/2014

File photo of a gay pride flag. (Photo by Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

Ruling Expected Monday On Oregon Gay-Marriage Ban

A federal judge was expected to make Oregon the latest state to allow gay marriage after state officials refused to defend its constitutional ban in court, and gay couples were poised to tie the knot right after the ruling.

05/19/2014

File photo of a courtroom. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Alaska Court Will Hear Case Over Same-Sex Survivor Benefits

While the case does not directly challenge the same-sex marriage ban, the court could take up that issue, Renn said.

CBS Seattle–05/14/2014

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Judge Strikes Down Idaho’s Same-Sex Marriage Ban

A federal magistrate judge has ruled that Idaho’s ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional

CBS Seattle–05/13/2014

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Couples Challenging Alaska Gay Marriage Ban

Five gay couples have filed a lawsuit challenging Alaska’s ban on same-sex marriage.

05/12/2014

"Religious freedom" movement was sparked when a suburban Portland bakery refused to bake a cake for a same-sex couple. (David McNew/Getty Images)

Oregon Campaign To Turn Away Same-Sex Couples Suspended

Friends of Religious Freedom disagreed with the language of a proposed ballot initiative allowing business owners to refuse service to customers whose lifestyle was not in agreement with the owner’s beliefs.

05/09/2014

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