Same Sex Marriage

Challenges to same-sex marriage bans in four states will be argued Wednesday in Cincinnati.

Gov. Steve Beshear is defending his administration’s legal arguments in favor of the state’s same-sex marriage ban.

The state's contracted legal team has wasted little time in appealing a ruling in the same-sex marriage case.

The Kentucky House Judiciary Committee made history Wednesday by hearing discussion of a statewide fairness law.

A federal judge has given Kentucky until March 20 to implement his order granting legal recognition to same-sex couples married in other states.

Opponents of same-sex marriage in Kentucky are exploring options for challenging the recent ruling striking down the state's marriage amendment.

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LGBT advocates sent chants of “Fairness!” through the state Capitol Wednesday.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- A judge has ruled the same-sex partner of a woman charged with murder must testify against her.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Kentucky's attorney general is staying out of a dispute over whether a law exempting spouses from testifying against each other applies to same-sex couples, as prosecutors seek to force a woman to take the stand in her female partner's coming murder trial.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- A Louisville couple on Friday challenged Kentucky's ban on same-sex marriages, saying the state isn't putting them and other same-sex couples on equal footing with other married couples.

Gregory Bourke and Michael Deleon are asking a federal judge in Louisville to require the state to recognize valid unions from other states and countries.