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Answers for Same-Sex Marriage case

The Answers on the same-sex marriage case for Louisville, Kentucky were due last Monday, September 16, 2013, but the Attorney General’s office has asked for an extension so that they can file responses to both lawsuits filed by this office. The second case was filed in Frankfort and the due date on those Answers are … Continue reading Answers for Same-Sex Marriage case

Updates on Same-sex marriages/ LGBT

Since DOMA was overturned by the U.S. Supreme Court, changes have been coming up in Kentucky and other states at a pretty rapid (for the law) pace. We will start with Kentucky. For the two cases filed in the two Federal jurisdictions in Kentucky, which were filed by Shannon Fauver and Dawn Elliott of the Fauver … Continue reading Updates on Same-sex marriages/ LGBT

More links about the Kentucky same-sex marriage case

http://dockets.justia.com/browse/state-kentucky/noscat-13/nos-440/ http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/07/31/marriage-lawsuits-doma_n_3679005.html http://blueinthebluegrass.blogspot.com/2013/07/kentucky-married-couple-sues-for-legal.html http://wkyufm.org/post/kentucky-couple-challenging-states-ban-same-sex-marriages http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2013/jul/31/court-fight-looms-over-va-ban-on-gay-marriage/?page=all http://www.edgeboston.com/news/national///147471/ky_couple_challenges_ban_on_same-sex_marriage http://www.watermarkonline.com/2013/07/26/kentucky-couple-challenges-same-sex-marriage-ban-in-federal-court/ http://wfpl.org/post/fairness-campaign-focuses-discrimination-issues-supports-ky-same-sex-marriage-lawsuit http://christiannews.net/2013/08/01/kentucky-sued-in-federal-court-in-effort-to-force-state-to-recognize-homosexual-marriages/  

New Plaintiffs in Same-sex marriage case in Kentucky

On August 16, 2013, the Fauver Law Office added additional Plaintiffs to the lawsuit to have same-sex marriages from other states and countries recognized in Kentucky. http://www.kystandard.com/content/marriage-equality http://santamonicachurch.wordpress.com/2013/08/02/news-of-note-gay-couple-files-lawsuit-against-kentucky-for-marriage-discrimination/ http://westkentuckystar.com/News/State/Kentucky/KY-Couple-Challenges-Ban-on-Same-sex-Marriage.aspx http://www.gaylawnet.com/laws/us_ky.htm http://www.ontopmag.com/article.aspx?id=15945&MediaType=1&Category=26 http://www.kentucky.com/2013/08/06/2751178/aug-6-letters-to-the-editor.html http://thequire.com/2013/07/27/gay-kentucky-couple-files-suit-against-states-same-sex-marriage-ban/ http://marriedandcounting.blogspot.com/p/marriage-equality-news.html

Additional Plaintiffs for the same-sex marriage case

Additional Plaintiffs were added to the same-sex marriage case in Kentucky on August 16, 2013, along with a second case being filed in the State. Additional links to the stories are as follows: http://equalityontrial.com/2013/07/29/27154kentucky-couple-files-marriage-equality-challenge-in-federal-court/ http://features.rr.com/article/025wf0g7vx0O7 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LGBT_rights_in_Kentucky http://thenewcivilrightsmovement.com/couple-challenges-kentuckys-refusal-to-recognize-their-marriage/discrimination/2013/07/26/71800 http://southern4life.blogspot.com/2013/07/in-kentucky-first-lawsuit-has-been.html http://www.onenewsnow.com/culture/2013/07/31/homosexual-couple-married-in-canada-challenge-ky-marriage-law#.UhHudo3D-Uk http://www.therepublic.com/view/story/a48bea8afe6a4a2dab3ea95c6eb40fc6/KY–Same-Sex-Marriage-Kentucky https://soundcloud.com/wfplnews/interview-with-greg-bourke-on   http://www.democraticunderground.com/10023368020    

More links for Kentucky’s first same-sex marriage lawsuit

http://www.weku.fm/post/couple-challenges-kentuckys-ban-same-sex-marriage http://www.citizenlink.com/2013/07/30/same-sex-couple-tries-to-redefine-marriage-in-kentucky/ http://www.journalnow.com/news/nation_world/article_f9336706-f5fe-11e2-9bb1-001a4bcf6878.html http://fairness.org/NewsEvents/IntheNews/FairnessCampaignFocusesonDiscriminationIssues/tabid/1297/Default.aspx http://religionclause.blogspot.com/2013/07/suit-challenges-kentuckys-refusal-to.html http://www.edgelosangeles.com/news/national///147471/ky_couple_challenges_ban_on_same-sex_marriage http://indianalawblog.com/archives/2013/07/courts_kentucky_61.html http://thenewcivilrightsmovement.com/couple-challenges-kentuckys-refusal-to-recognize-their-marriage/discrimination/2013/07/26/71800 http://reason.com/24-7/2013/07/26/couple-challenges-kentucky-gay-marriage http://www.14news.com/story/22910746/first-federal-lawsuit-filed-challenging-ky-ban-on-same-sex-marriage http://www.edgeonthenet.com/?147471 http://sdgln.com/causes/2013/07/26/couple-challenges-kentucky-law-against-gay-marriage http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/07/31/marriage-lawsuits-doma_n_3679005.html  

More links for the same-sex marriage case in Kentucky

http://www.courier-journal.com/article/20130726/NEWS01/307260043/Louisville-same-sex-couple-challenges-Kentucky-law-against-gay-marriage http://southfloridagaynews.com/articles/kentucky-couple-challenges-ban-on-same-sex-marriage/126744 http://www.wave3.com/story/22910746/first-federal-lawsuit-filed-challenging-ky-ban-on-same-sex-marriage http://www.lgbtqnation.com/2013/07/ky-couple-challenges-states-ban-on-same-sex-marriage/ http://thepoliticalfreakshow.us/post/56530474558/breaking-first-federal-suit-filed-against-kentuckys http://www.worldmag.com/2013/07/a_same_sex_marriage_loophole_the_size_of_canada http://www.timesleader.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?avis=TL&date=20130726&category=news&lopenr=307269899&Ref=AR http://wfpl.org/post/louisville-couple-challenges-kentucky-same-sex-marriage-ban-dont-want-wait-another-20-years http://www.wlwt.com/news/politics/couple-challenges-ky-ban-on-gay-marriage/-/9837768/21177670/-/wj3aayz/-/index.html http://livewire.talkingpointsmemo.com/entry/first-federal-suit-filed-against-kentuckys-same-sex http://www.queerty.com/new-federal-lawsuit-challenges-kentuckys-ban-on-same-sex-marriage-20130726/ http://www.news10.net/news/national/251994/5/Couple-challenges-Kentucky-law-against-gay-marriage http://www.breakingnews.com/item/ahZzfmJyZWFraW5nbmV3cy13d3ctaHJkcg0LEgRTZWVkGMuDvhIM/2013/07/26/1st-federal-lawsuit-filed-against-kentucky-same-se http://www.newschannel5.com/story/22939867/kentucky-couple-challenges-ban-on-same-sex-marriage http://www.nomblog.com/36766  

Same-sex marriage in Kentucky

On June 26, 2013, the Supreme Court overturned the defense of marriage act, which means that the Federal Court will now recognize same-sex marriages. On July 26, 2013, the Fauver Law Offices’ lawyers, Shannon Fauver and Dawn Elliott, filed suit in Louisville Kentucky to have their clients” same-sex marriage from Canada recognized in the State … Continue reading Same-sex marriage in Kentucky

Same-sex couples and immigration

http://thinkprogress.org/immigration/2013/06/26/2220411/doma-immigration-judge-stops-deportation/ Yesterday, the Supreme Court struck down the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), which stated that marriage was between a man and a woman. Within 30 minutes of the release of the Supreme Court’s ruling, the ruling was already directly impacting the lives of those legally married same-sex couples.  In an amazingly fast reaction, an immigration judge stop … Continue reading Same-sex couples and immigration