Tag: same-sex marriage

Bills Seek ‘Religious Freedom’ to Reject Same-Sex Marriage

Bills Seek ‘Religious Freedom’ to Reject Same-Sex Marriage

| January 30, 2016 | 0 Comments | News

A group of Republican lawmakers, Monday, touted a bundle of legislation that they said would ensure religious freedom but that critics said would sanction discrimination against gay couples seeking to marry.

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SCOTUS Rejection Opens Door For Same-Sex Marriage in Virginia

SCOTUS Rejection Opens Door For Same-Sex Marriage in Virginia

| October 6, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Supreme Court rejection to hear a same-sex marriage case Monday should legalize same-sex marriage in Virginia.

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Local Republican Delegates Ask Governor to Provide Special Counsel to Defend Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Local Republican Delegates Ask Governor to Provide Special Counsel to Defend Same-Sex Marriage Ban

| January 31, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

In response to Attorney General Mark Herring’s (D) announcement that he would not defend the 2006 same-sex marriage ban in the Virginia Constitution, Del. Bob Marshall (R-Manassas) asked that Governor Terry McAuliffe intervene.

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Prince William Community Leaders Weigh in on Herring’s Same-Sex Marriage Stance

Prince William Community Leaders Weigh in on Herring’s Same-Sex Marriage Stance

| January 24, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Attorney General Mark R. Herring (D) changed Virginia’s legal position on same sex marriage, and now community leaders in Prince William are weighing in on both sides of the issues.

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Fed Will Recognize Same-Sex Va.-Married Couples; State Will Not

Fed Will Recognize Same-Sex Va.-Married Couples; State Will Not

| July 3, 2013 | 0 Comments | News

Federally, same-sex married couples will recognized as married regardless of their home state.

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