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30, Oct 2014 - Gay Marriage Cleared in Alaska, Arizona in Legal Wins
Arizona and Alaska joined the states allowing gay marriage as two court orders extended a line of legal victories for advocates. Same-sex couples can now wed in 31 states and the District of Columbia.
30, Oct 2014 - Gay marriage developments: Alaska couples wait
By The Associated Press It's been more than a week since a flurry of gay marriage developments began with the Supreme Court's denial of appeals from five states, allowing for expansion of...
29, Oct 2014 - State highlights: Calif. health insurers and contraception coverage; Alaska sues Xerox over Medicai
Health insurance policies in California will have to cover all federally approved contraceptives for women by 2016 without charging co-payments under legislation signed this week by Gov. Jerry Brown, countering trends in other states and the U.S. Supreme Court. The bill, SB1053 by Sen. Holly Mitchell, D-Los Angeles, expands state laws that required coverage for most birth-control drugs and ...
29, Oct 2014 - Gay marriage: Couples win fight after rulings in Alaska, Arizona clear way for same-sex unions
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Gay couples won the right to wed in Alaska and Arizona on Friday, after separate court decisions ended bans in those states.
29, Oct 2014 - Alaska gay couples apply for marriage licenses after judge drops ban
By Steve Quinn JUNEAU Alaska (Reuters) - Alaska officials began accepting marriage license applications from gay couples on Monday, even as the state sought to appeal a weekend ruling by a federal judge that struck down the state ban's on same-sex nuptials. In the latest victory for U.S. supporters of same-sex matrimony, U.S. District Judge Timothy Burgess on Sunday struck down a ban on gay ...
29, Oct 2014 - Ketchikan, AK Alaska News Nightly: October 21, 2014
3 Alaska National Guard Leaders Fired Monday; Military Recruiters Banned From Anchorage, Mat-Su Schools; Federally-Managed Cook Inlet Waters Could Open Up For Oil, Gas Exploration; False Pass Forges Ahead With Tidal Power; Wrangell Doctor Appears In Court Again After Arrest For Child Porn; After Hazing, Juneau School District Tries To Move Forward; AVCP Works to Reopen Flight School; Public ...
29, Oct 2014 - Alaska News Nightly: October 29, 2014
Alaska Public Media, Alaska Dispatch News Take State To Court Over National Guard Documents; Medicaid Reform Group Hears Passionate Testimony On Proposed Cuts; DOJ May Intervene In Alaska Supreme Court Case; GOP’s U.S. Senate , House Hopefuls Try To Tie Democratic Foes To Obama, Reid et al.; Wrangell Doctor Pleads Not Guilty To Child Porn Charges; Property Crime Victims Often Given The Back Seat ...
29, Oct 2014 - Alaska asks judge to stay gay marriage decision
Chris Laborde, left, and Matt Hamby celebrate Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014, in Anchorage, Alaska, after a judge struck down Alaska's ban on gay marriage. Hamby, his husband and Laborde with her wife, along with two of the five couples who sued to overturn the ban .
29, Oct 2014 - Alaska Public Media, Alaska Dispatch News Take State To Court Over National Guard Documents
Alaska Public Media and Alaska Dispatch News are taking the State to court because the state government has failed to provide documents regarding the National Guard Scandal. Download Audio
29, Oct 2014 - DOJ May Intervene In Alaska Supreme Court Case
The U.S. Department of Justice may intervene in an Alaska Supreme Court case concerning a non-Native couple’s adoption of an Alaska Native child. In September, the Native Village of Tununak lost its appeal against the State of Alaska and the adoptive couple. Download Audio
28, Oct 2014 - Gay marriage developments: Idaho couples marry
It's been more than a week since a flurry of gay marriage developments began with the Supreme Court's denial of appeals from five states, allowing for expansion of marriage rights. Shortly afterward, a federal court in the West struck down bans in Idaho and Nevada. Recent developments on same-sex marriage around the country: ___ ALASKA
28, Oct 2014 - Judge overturns Alaska's first-in-the-nation gay marriage ban
A judge's ruling Sunday makes Alaska the latest state where gay and lesbian couples can legally marry.
28, Oct 2014 - Federal judge rules against Alaskas ban on gay marriage
US court rules that Alaska cannot enforce state amendment saying marriage must be between one man and one woman A US federal judge on Sunday struck down Alaskas ban on gay marriages, the latest court decision in a busy week for the issue across the country. It was not immediately clear when marriage licences would be issued to same-sex couples in the state. Continue reading...
28, Oct 2014 - North Carolina And Alaska Issue Same-Sex Marriage Licenses
A shift in the two states are part of the cascading effects of the Supreme Court's refusal to review any appeals in same-sex marriage states in its current term.