A federal appeals court ruling Friday that Oklahoma’s ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional spurred celebration among gay rights activists but sparked sharp anger among Republican leaders in a conservative state that prides itself on being the buckle of the nation’s Bible Belt. The…
A lawsuit challenging North Dakota’s same-sex marriage ban — the last in the country to be challenged in court — was filed Friday morning, a deputy clerk confirmed.
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