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1 hr ago | Evening Sun

Round 2: Court takes up Oklahoma gay-marriage case

Lawyers for a couple challenging Oklahoma's gay marriage ban, and the clerk who refused to grant them a license, are headed to a federal appeals court with a rare opportunity.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

KHGI

Court upholds 260-year sentence for Kansas man

A federal appeals court has upheld the 260-year prison sentence of a convicted child sexual predator who used a 9-year-old Kansas girl to produce pornography.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Daily Kos

Salt Lake Tribune: Utah Takes a Nasty Step Towards Same-Sex Couples

The Salt Lake Tribune has posted a scathing editorial about how the state of Utah is handling the marriage equality issue in the aftermath of a district court ruling that Utah's marriage ban is unconstitutional .

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Free Republic

Reese family challenges appeals panel overturning of new trial order

Attorneys for the Reese family filed a petition for rehearing en banc Tuesday in the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit in Denver.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Law.com

Next Step for Marriage Equality

Attorneys David Boies, left, and Theodore B. Olson discuss the issue of gay marriage at the Civil Rights Summit at the LBJ Presidential Library, Tuesday, April 8, 2014 in Austin, Texas.

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Salt Lake Tribune

Utah attorneys fighting for gay marriage are used to winning

As they brace for the next round, attorneys fighting Utah's same-sex marriage ban look to chalk up another victory.

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KSL-TV

Utah AG hopes for 'civil, respectful and positive discussion' on same-sex marriage

Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes urged supporters of traditional marriage Friday to "take the high road" as the Amendment 3 case goes through the courts but said he would not apologize for defending the state.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Virginia same-sex couples navigate social, legal challenges

Virginia's constitutional ban on same-sex marriage soon gets another airing in federal court, with the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals hearing oral arguments on the matter in early May. Federal courts in other states are tackling the issue as well.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

EDGE

Courts Nationwide Poised for Next Round in Marriage Equality Fight

For the first time since the challenge to California's Proposition 8, numerous federal appeals courts have begun to hear oral arguments in cases challenging same-sex marriage bans from states across the nation.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

ABC News

Utah AG: Defense of Marriage Ban Not About Hate

Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes said Friday during a rally of gay marriage opponents that his defense of the state's same-sex marriage ban in a federal appeals court is not motivated by hate.

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Advocate

Utah's AG Moves to Block Adoptions by Same-Sex Couples

The office of Utah's attorney general petitioned the state's Supreme Court this week to suspend adoptions of children by married gay and lesbian couples.

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Salt Lake Tribune

Same sex marriage rally elicits positive response in Salt Lake City

It was a dramatic moment for the new couple, who married in December when same sex unions briefly became legal.

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On Top Magazine

Utah Defends Its Gay Marriage Ban In Case With Far-Reaching Implications

As the first case challenging the constitutionality of a state's ban on gay marriage to reach an appellate court since the Supreme Court struck down a critical provision of the Defense of Marriage Act last summer, Thursday's arguments in Denver could have far-reaching implications.

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St. Petersburg Times

Appeals court panel appears divided on Utah gay marriage ban

The push for same-sex marriage, which has celebrated victories across the country, entered an uncertain stage Thursday as a federal appeals court appeared divided on whether socially conservative Utah could limit marriage to a man and a woman.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Towleroad

Tenth Circuit 'Appears Divided' on Challenge to Utah Gay Marriage Ban

One of the judges, Carlos F. Lucero, compared the state's argument that the ban should to the U.S. Supreme Court's infamous Dred Scott decision that denied citizenship and constitutional protections to blacks before the Civil War.

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Towleroad

Thursday Morning Speed Read: Utah, Indiana, Sean Eldridge, Carl DeMaio, Marriage Lawsuits, Huckabee

The Tenth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments at 10 a.m. MDT in Herbert v.

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Denver Post

10th Circuit arguments on gay marriage ban focus on family and fairness

As viewed through a fisheye lens, Anna Simon of Denver carries a sign about the state of her marriage to her partner at a protest outside the Federal Courthouse in downtown Denver on Wednesday, April 9, 2014.

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Ohio.com

Gay marriage's win streak tested in appeals court

DENVER: With its recent string of high-profile victories in federal court, the gay marriage movement is hoping to build momentum to help it attain its long-held goal: a Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide.

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Alabama Live

Tenth Circuit affirms Tax Courta s decision that conservation easements had little...

Most recent conservation easement cases have concerned technical requirements for deduction.

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Salt Lake Tribune

All you need to know about the same-sex marriage battle in Utah

A legal battle is being waged in Utah over the issue of same-sex marriage. It's a fight that has reached the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals , which will hear oral arguments at 10 a.m. Thursday in Denver.

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