Same Sex Marriage

Jackie Cote & Diana Smithson (family photo)

Mass. Woman Files Lawsuit Accusing Wal-Mart Of Same-Sex Bias

A Massachusetts woman has filed a class-action lawsuit accusing Wal-Mart of wrongly denying employee benefits for same-sex spouses.


Ben & Jerry's "I Dough, I Dough" flavor. (Photo credit Ben & Jerry's.)

Ben & Jerry’s Renames Ice Cream Flavor To Celebrate Gay Marriage Ruling

Ben & Jerry’s is saying “I Dough” to marriage equality.


Julie (L) and Hillary Goodridge attend a group photo on May 17, 2005 to celebrate the first anniversary of the passing of the same sex marriage law. The Goodridges were the first couple to be married under the law in the state of Massachusetts. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Mass. Gay Marriage Pioneers Emotional After Supreme Court Ruling

Hillary Goodridge, a woman who helped legalize gay marriage in Massachusetts said she “burst into tears” after hearing the Supreme Court ruling that same-sex couples now have the right to marry throughout the United States.


People celebrate outside the Supreme Court in Washington, DC on June 26, 2015 after its historic decision on gay marriage. (Photo credit MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Supreme Court: Same-Sex Couples Have Right To Marry In All 50 States

The United States Supreme Court overturned bans on same-sex marriage Friday, which means gay couples now have the right to marry in all 50 states.


A rainbow flag in front of the Massachusetts Statehouse. (Photo credit Michael Springer/Getty Images)

Female Same-Sex Nuptials Far Outnumber Male In Massachusetts

The legalization of same-sex marriages just over a decade ago has led to a steady stream of gay couples opting to take vows.


Same sex marriage campaign signs in Ireland (WBZ-TV)

Ireland To Hold Historic Vote On Same-Sex Marriage

A historic vote in Ireland Friday could make that country the first nation in the world to legalize same sex marriage by popular vote.


Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey. (Photo by Kris Connor/Getty Images for EMILY's List)

Healey Optimistic Supreme Court Will Approve Gay Marriage

Healey was in the courtroom Tuesday when the nation’s highest court heard arguments in four states’ same-sex marriage cases.


Craig James in the Patriots' 1985 AFC Divisional Playoff game against the Los Angeles  Raiders on January 5, 1986. (Photo by George Rose/Getty Images)

Former Running Back Claims ‘Satan’ Played Role In Patriots Support Of Gay Marriage

Former Patriot running back Craig James said in a broadcast interview he believes the devil inspired the Patriots.


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New England Patriots Join Supreme Court Briefs Supporting Gay Marriage

The New England Patriots have joined thousands of business and organizations filing legal briefs at the Supreme Court in support of gay marriage.


Maura Healey. (WBZ-TV)

Maura Healey Wants Same-Sex Marriage Testimonials For Supreme Court Brief

The attorney general is collecting testimonials from same-sex married couples that she may include in a friend of the court brief to be sent to the U.S. Supreme Court.