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January 14, 2014


Judge Strikes Down Oklahoma's Ban on Gay Marriage

A federal judge in Oklahoma ruled that "the state's constitutional amendment barring same-sex marriage violated the federal Constitution, the latest in a string of legal victories for gay rights and one that occurred in the heart of the Bible Belt," the New York Times reports.

"The decision will not take effect immediately, and Oklahoma is almost certain to appeal, leaving prospects uncertain for gay couples in the state."












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