same-sex marriage Archive

Home Affairs minister admits marriage laws not working for all: Minister of Home Affairs Aaron Motsoaledi says South Africa's marriage laws need to be revised as they allow for discrimination against some citizens, including the LGBTIQ community.
Home Affairs looking at single marriage law in SA: The Minister of Home Affairs, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi, will host a dialogue on the development of a new single marriage law for all South Africans, regardless of sexual orientation or culture.
Kentucky ordered to pay legal fees to Kim Davis’ victims: A US court has ordered the state of Kentucky to pay the legal costs associated with infamous Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis and her refusal to marry same-sex couples.
Homophobic jeweller Craig Marks threatens legal action against LGBTQ backlash: Craig Marks,  a defiant Cape Town jeweller who's refused to make an engagement ring for a same-sex couple, says that it's become the victim of hate speech from the LGBTQ community.
What does the Saldanha Bay Diocese’s same-sex union decision mean?: The Anglican Diocese of Saldanha Bay has taken the historic step of agreeing to bless same-sex couples, but what does it mean in practice?
Costa Rica’s Supreme Court legalises same-sex marriage: The Supreme Court in Costa Rica ruled on Wednesday that the country's ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional and must be reversed within 18 months.
Lesbian couple’s court order against Home Affairs delayed: A court order application by married binational same-sex couple Wendy Kessman
Bermuda | Supreme Court rules for same-sex marriage, again!: In a stunning development, after becoming the first nation in the world to reverse
Gay wedding cake ruling NOT a victory for religious bigots: American LGBTQ activists insist that Monday’s US Supreme Court ruling in favour
EU countries must recognise residency rights of same-sex spouses: An American man will finally be allowed to live with his Romanian husband in