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Arguments close in landmark gay ‘marriage’ case, justices divided

WASHINGTON (TAB) — A divided U.S. Supreme Court closed arguments today in Obergefell v. Hodges with Justice Anthony Kennedy appearing to be deciding vote as he led questions against both sides of the argument. The first question was whether same-sex … Continue reading

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Breaking news — Same-sex ‘marriage’ licenses violate state constitution, Alabama Supreme Court says  

BIRMINGHAM — Less than one month after same-sex “marriage” was deemed legal in Alabama by a federal judge, the state Supreme Court has ordered probate judges to stop issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples. The Court — petitioned by Alabama … Continue reading

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Ala. minister backs gay marriage ‘enthusiastically’

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (BP, TAB) — Following a federal court’s legalization of same-sex “marriage” in Alabama, a volunteer minister at a Southern Baptist church has begun performing gay weddings. Ellin Jimmerson, minister to the community at Weatherly Heights Baptist Church in … Continue reading

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Alabama judges: No marriage licenses for gay couples

MOBILE, Ala. (BP) — A federal judge has declared Alabama’s ban on same-sex “marriage” unconstitutional, but a key state judicial organization contends probate judges are not bound by the decision. U.S. District Judge Callie V.S. Granade ruled Jan. 23 that … Continue reading

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Alabama’s gay ‘marriage’ ban under attack

BIRMINGHAM (Laura Wilson, TAB) — Alabama has become the next state caught in the gay “marriage” debate as a lawsuit will force the judicial system to consider overturning the state’s current ban on same-sex “marriage.” Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC), a … Continue reading

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Chick-fil-A sees increased visits, revenue after criticism

ATLANTA (BP) — Visits to Chick-fil-A restaurants increased by 2.2 percent in the third quarter, apparently driven by those supporting the restaurant in the face of criticism over the issue of gay ‘marriage.’ –30– To read more, visit http://www.thealabamabaptist.org.

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