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11:51 am
Mon April 14, 2014

Judge To Ohio: Recognize Out-Of-State Same-Sex Marriage

A federal judge has ordered Ohio authorities to recognize the marriages of same-sex couples performed in other states. 

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7:02 pm
Fri March 28, 2014

Ohio Couple Drops Lawsuit Over Gay Marriage Ban

A gay married couple who had trouble getting family coverage under the federal health care law have dropped their lawsuit seeking to overturn Ohio's gay marriage ban. 

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7:29 am
Tue February 25, 2014

Poll Focuses On Same-Sex Marriage, Medical Marijuana

A new Quinnipiac University poll shows Ohioans are split over same-sex marriage, but a majority support the use of medical marijuana.

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6:38 pm
Fri February 21, 2014

Latest Gay Marriage Lawsuit Won’t Affect Plans To Put Issue On Fall Ballot

Earlier this week, a Northeast Ohio same-sex couple filed a federal lawsuit, saying they are being denied a family insurance plan on the federal health care exchange because of Ohio’s 2004 voter-approved ban on such unions.

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6:52 am
Fri February 14, 2014

Tactical Questions Face Effort To Repeal Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Gay rights advocates want to overturn the 2004 voter-approved state constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage.

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12:28 pm
Mon February 10, 2014

Couples Sue To Force Ohio's Hand On Same-Sex Marriage

Four married gay couples have filed a federal civil rights lawsuit seeking to force Ohio to recognize same-sex marriages on birth certificates. 

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7:36 am
Fri January 17, 2014

AG Appealing Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

The Ohio Attorney General's office has filed a notice of appeal of a federal judge's order that the state recognize same-sex  marriages on death certificates.

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5:47 pm
Mon December 23, 2013

Federal Ruling Could Lead To Challenge Of State's Same-Sex Marriage Ban

A federal judge in Cincinnati today ordered state officials to recognize same-sex marriages on death certificates, saying the state's ban on such unions is unconstitutional.

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2:39 pm
Mon December 23, 2013

Judge Rules State Must Recognize Same-Sex Marriage On Death Certificates

A federal judge has declared Ohio's ban on gay marriage unconstitutional when it applies to death certificates.

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6:28 am
Fri December 20, 2013

Legislation Would Allow Same-Sex Couples To File Joint State Tax Returns

Legislation proposed by statehouse Democrats would allow same-sex couples to file joint state tax returns.

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7:34 pm
Thu December 19, 2013

Poll On Gay Marriage Shows Religious Exemptions Could Be Key

Gay marriage supporters say they have enough signatures to put the issue on the statewide ballot next year.

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3:02 pm
Wed December 18, 2013

Federal Judge Questions Constitutionality Of Ohio's Gay Marriage Ban

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A federal judge is questioning whether Ohio can continue to deny the validity of same-sex marriages performed in other states.

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6:56 am
Fri November 1, 2013

Portman's Vote Could Help Break U.S. Senate Filibuster

Republican U.S. Senator Rob Portman of Ohio says he is working on changes in the Employment Non-Discrimination Act that might make his the crucial 60th vote needed for passage.

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12:25 pm
Tue October 22, 2013

Plaintiff In Same-Sex Marriage Legal Challenge Passes Away

A man who helped lead a challenge of Ohio's ban on same-sex marriage died today.

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7:27 am
Thu September 19, 2013

Analysis: Same-Sex Marriage Could Benefit Ohio Economy

Same-sex marriage remains illegal in Ohio. But a Columbus economic analyst says voters and policy makers need to consider the financial value of marriage equality.

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4:52 pm
Tue September 3, 2013

Third Man Joins Petition To Recognize Same-Sex Marriage

Another person has joined a lawsuit filed in July to have same-sex marriages recognized in Ohio despite a statewide ban.

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