Court Ruling On Marriage Bans Could Push Issue To US Supreme Court

Nov 6, 2014

A federal appeals court in Cincinnati has upheld anti-gay marriage laws in four states, breaking ranks with other courts that have considered the issue and setting up the prospect of Supreme Court review.

Same-Sex Marriage Ban In Ohio Still Under Challenge

Oct 6, 2014

The US Supreme Court's has rejected appeals from five states seeking to prohibit same-sex marriage.

Board: No Same-Sex Marriages At Statehouse

Jul 19, 2014
State of Ohio

The Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board says it will maintain its policy of preventing same-sex couples and others without valid Ohio wedding licenses from renting the Statehouse and its grounds for weddings and receptions.

Same-Sex Marriage Issue Won't Make Fall Ballot

Jun 19, 2014

A key organizer in the ballot effort to overturn Ohio's gay marriage ban says a revised proposal lacks the required signatures to go before voters this fall.

A new Quinnipiac University poll shows most Ohioans surveyed support allowing same-sex couples to marry.

Gay Marriage Ban Challenge Unlikely To Make Fall Ballot

Apr 22, 2014

It’s now doubtful that there will be an issue on the ballot this fall to allow Ohioans to vote to overturn the state’s constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage.

Lawmakers Table Vote On "Religious Freedom" Bill

Feb 27, 2014

State lawmakers have withdrawn legislation that mirrors an Arizona "religious freedom" bill that is under fire for protecting businesses that refuse to provide service to gays.

The Director of President Obama's election campaign in Ohio has joined the group seeking to overturn the state's 2004 ban on same-sex marriage.