MARRIAGE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MARRIAGE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah same-sex marriage case could be thrown out on a technicality http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57836336-78/utah-case-court-county.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57836336-78/utah-case-court-county.html.csp">Utah same-sex marriage case could be thrown out on a technicality</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-19T15:49:18.66-06:00">Updated Apr 19, 2014 03:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There’s a small concern lurking beneath the surface in Utah’s same-sex marriage case, a quiet question that some experts say could derail the state’s push to permanently ban gay and lesbian unions. Although few believe it poses a serious threat to the case’s trajectory — likely headed to the U.S. Supreme Court by summer — the question persists: Could Kitchen v. Herbert be thrown out on a technicality? On Tuesday, Utah’s lead counsel Gene C. Schaerr drew attention to a question posed to both si...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57836336@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 15:49:18 MDT Gay marriage fight recalls ‘60s mixed-race debate http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57702729-78/marriage-loving-utah-sex.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57702729-78/marriage-loving-utah-sex.html.csp">Gay marriage fight recalls ‘60s mixed-race debate</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brooke Adams</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T12:06:56.195-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 12:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As the judge listened to the attorney explain the state’s interest in barring the couple from marrying, he had a question: Are you saying there is scientific evidence that shows some children will be harmed by such marriages? The question posed to R.D. McIlwaine III, assistant attorney general of Virginia, came from Chief Justice of the United States Earl Warren on April 10, 1967. The case, of course, was Loving v. Virginia, which ended bans on interracial marriage. On Thursday, 47 years to th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57702729@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:06:56 MDT Denver appeals court again considers same-sex marriage http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57833142-78/marriage-court-sex-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57833142-78/marriage-court-sex-state.html.csp">Denver appeals court again considers same-sex marriage</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T07:22:36.655-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 07:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For the second time in a week, a state tried to persuade three federal appeals court judges that it has the authority to define marriage as an institution that can only exist between a man and a woman. For the second time in a week, it is unclear whether the state succeeded. After nearly an hour of argument Thursday afternoon before the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, the case from Oklahoma was left in the hands of three judges — Jerome A. Holmes, Paul J. Kelly Jr. and Carlos F. Lucero — who a ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57833142@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:22:36 MDT Behind the Headlines: Dead babies, rape kit backlog, gay marriage 2 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57834262-78/sltrib-com-marriage-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57834262-78/sltrib-com-marriage-police.html.csp">Behind the Headlines: Dead babies, rape kit backlog, gay marriage 2</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jennifer Napier-Pearce</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T09:21:15.95-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 09:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seven dead babies are discovered in boxes in a Pleasant Grove garage, and their mother admits to police that she killed six of them. Controversy builds over whether Salt Lake City police should process more of the rape kits they collect. How does Utah stand to be affected by the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals’ consideration of Oklahoma’s same-sex marriage case? Reporters Christopher Smart and Marissa Lang and editor Steve Hunt join KCPW’s Roger McDonough, who is filling in for a vacationing Jenn...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57834262@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:21:15 MDT Oklahoma case carries on court fight over same -sex marriage http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57828972-78/utah-oklahoma-court-marriage.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57828972-78/utah-oklahoma-court-marriage.html.csp">Oklahoma case carries on court fight over same -sex marriage</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T09:16:29.644-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 09:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There are a lot of similarities between the Utah and Oklahoma same-sex marriage cases pending before the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals. In each, a federal judge found laws banning gay and lesbian unions were unconstitutional and violated the 14th Amendment’s guarantee of equal protection. Both have been appealed by the respective states. Both will be argued before the same panel of judges — Paul J. Kelly Jr., Carlos F. Lucero and Jerome A. Holmes. The big difference? Utah got to go first. That ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57828972@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:16:29 MDT Op-ed: ‘Marriage penalty’ hurts families who need the most help http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57821796-82/tax-family-marriage-penalty.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57821796-82/tax-family-marriage-penalty.html.csp">Op-ed: ‘Marriage penalty’ hurts families who need the most help</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Catherine Rampell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T16:31:02.076-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 04:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In a few short months, I’ll pass the milestone that every little girl dreams of: the day she swears — before family and God, in sickness and in health, all in the name of love — that she’s willing to pay a much higher tax rate. Yes, dear readers, this was my last tax day as a single filer. By this time next year, I’ll be married, and the Internal Revenue Service will pool my earnings with those of my husband-to-be. The first dollar of my earnings will be taxed at the same marginal rate as the la...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57821796@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:31:02 MDT Judge to Ohio: Recognize out-of-state gay marriage http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57817538-68/gay-marriage-ohio-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57817538-68/gay-marriage-ohio-state.html.csp">Judge to Ohio: Recognize out-of-state gay marriage</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By AMANDA LEE MYERS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T10:37:38.89-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 10:37AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cincinnati • A federal judge on Monday ordered Ohio authorities to recognize the marriages of same-sex couples performed in other states, the latest court victory for gay rights supporters. Judge Timothy Black ruled that refusing to recognize gay marriage is a violation of constitutional rights and “unenforceable in all circumstances.” “The record before this court ... is staggeringly devoid of any legitimate justification for the state’s ongoing arbitrary discrimination on the basis of sexual o...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578175382014-04-14T10:37:38.89-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-14T10:37:38.89-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57817538@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:37:38 MDT Letter: How about banning single parents? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57808395-82/couples-marriage-parents-single.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57808395-82/couples-marriage-parents-single.html.csp">Letter: How about banning single parents?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T09:17:40.203-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 09:17AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Our attorney general’s attack on marriage equality and adoption is based on a notion that different-sex couples provide better parenting than gay couples (a skewing of findings that show that two parents are generally better than one). If dual-sex parents are the gold standard and Utah can tolerate nothing less, then we’ll need to eliminate single-parent households. But good news! Since marriage’s purpose is to raise children, there’s a simple solution. In cases of unwed mothers, parental dea...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57808395@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 09:17:40 MDT News roundup: Colorado debuts pot vending machine http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/57816771-64/trib-dnews-president-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/57816771-64/trib-dnews-president-utah.html.csp">News roundup: Colorado debuts pot vending machine</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T07:22:50.581-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 07:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Colorado to debut pot vending machine. Gay marriage hearing comes on mixed-race wedding anniversary. The Utah docs who make over $1 million from Medicare. Happy Monday. Colorado was the first state to allow recreational marijuana use and now will be the first state to debut a pot vending machine. The Zazz dispenser will have multiple cameras and include a scanner to ensure the purchaser is of age, the owners say. [UPI] Topping the news: The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals heard Utah's defens...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57816771@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 07:22:50 MDT Editorial: Utah takes a nasty step against same-sex couples http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57802521-82/utah-marriage-sex-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57802521-82/utah-marriage-sex-state.html.csp">Editorial: Utah takes a nasty step against same-sex couples</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T10:10:11.451-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 10:10AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In rapid succession, the official Utah position on same-sex marriage has gone from mainstream conservative to merely retrograde to downright nasty. In fairness, it is not only, or even primarily, Utah’s laws and policies that have changed. It is the rest of the world that has moved, with a speed seldom seen in such matters, away from a one-size-fits-all view of marriage to a live-and-let-live acceptance of what’s now called marriage equality. It is disappointing that the state’s lawmakers and l...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57802521@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:10:11 MDT Capehart: LBJ’s legacy for gay rights http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57811291-82/rights-lgbt-americans-civil.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57811291-82/rights-lgbt-americans-civil.html.csp">Capehart: LBJ’s legacy for gay rights</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jonathan Capehart</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-13T01:01:02.97-06:00">Updated Apr 13, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In his speech Thursday commemorating the passage of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, President Barack Obama talked about the enduring power of one of President Lyndon Johnson’s signature accomplishments. “Because of the civil rights movement, because of the laws President Johnson signed, new doors of opportunity and education swung open for everybody, not all at once, but they swung open. Not just blacks and whites, but also women and Latinos and Asians and Native Americans and gay Americans and Ameri...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57811291@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Apr 2014 01:01:02 MDT Utah AG denies ‘sinister motives’ at rally in favor of marriage ban http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57806763-78/marriage-utah-gay-ban.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57806763-78/marriage-utah-gay-ban.html.csp">Utah AG denies ‘sinister motives’ at rally in favor of marriage ban</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By erin alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T22:36:38.432-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 10:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">At a rally in support of Utah’s ban on gay marriage, one message stood out as a common refrain: “We aren’t ‘against’ anyone.” “We’ve been accused of being motivated by hate,” Attorney General Sean Reyes said Friday, one day after he and outside counsel appeared at the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver to defend the state’s same-sex marriage ban against claims that it is driven not by public interest, but by animus against gay people. “We are not [acting] out of animus or any siniste...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57806763@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 22:36:38 MDT Commentary: Bullies drove Mozilla’s Brendan Eich from public square http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/57786518-80/marriage-views-eich-position.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/57786518-80/marriage-views-eich-position.html.csp">Commentary: Bullies drove Mozilla’s Brendan Eich from public square</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KATRINA TRINKO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> USA Today</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T14:07:02.254-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 02:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Should the 7 million Californians who voted for Proposition 8 in 2008 all be fired? I’m not joking — or even fear-mongering. Brendan Eich, chief executive of Mozilla, resigned his job recently due to intense pressure from activists who want to redefine marriage. What outraged the activists was something Eich did six years ago: He made $1,000 donation in support of Prop 8, which defined marriage as between a man and a woman. Eich’s views on same-sex marriage earned him the ire of dating website O...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57786518@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 14:07:02 MDT Salt Lake City motorists honk support for gay marriage rally http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57804400-78/rally-marriage-mewing-sex.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57804400-78/rally-marriage-mewing-sex.html.csp">Salt Lake City motorists honk support for gay marriage rally</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jim Dalrymple II</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T11:56:12.615-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 11:56AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt; Colleen and Jolene Mewing just filed their first joint tax return. It was a dramatic moment for the new couple, who married in December when same sex unions briefly became legal. And Thursday afternoon, Colleen Mewing said she hoped that opportunity would return to everyone in the state. Mewing, a chapter leader for Marriage Equality USA, organized a rally in support of same-sex marriage Thursday. By 5:30 p.m., when the rally officially began, about 30 people held rainbow-ad...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57804400@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:56:12 MDT Denver judges appear divided on Utah same-sex marriage case http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57805017-200/marriage-utah-state-sex.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57805017-200/marriage-utah-state-sex.html.csp">Denver judges appear divided on Utah same-sex marriage case</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brooke Adams</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T12:40:52.428-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 12:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • After an hourlong hearing at the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, Utah’s same-sex marriage case was left in the hands of what appeared Thursday to be a divided court. All three judges — Paul J. Kelly Jr., Carlos F. Lucero and Jerome A. Holmes — pushed in different directions as they asked questions about family, equality, legal review standards and states’ rights. In the end, Kelly appeared squarely on the state’s side, while Lucero voiced strong concern about the law’s impacts on childr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57805017@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:40:52 MDT Same-sex marriage plaintiffs will be Utah Pride parade grand marshals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57798203-66/utah-pride-couples-marriage.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57798203-66/utah-pride-couples-marriage.html.csp">Same-sex marriage plaintiffs will be Utah Pride parade grand marshals</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T21:17:21.989-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 09:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The six plaintiffs in the lawsuit to overturn Utah’s ban on same-sex marriage will be honored as heroes this summer by the Utah Pride Festival. The three couples — Laurie Wood and Kody Partridge, Moudi Sbeity and Derek Kitchen, and Kate Call and Karen Archer — have been named grand marshals of the Utah Pride Parade, set for Sunday, June 8, in downtown Salt Lake City. On Dec. 20, a federal judge hearing the couples’ lawsuit ruled that Utah’s ban on same-sex marriage was unconstitutional. That aft...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57798203@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 21:17:21 MDT Possible outcomes from the appellate court http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57804934-78/court-judges-case-ruling.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57804934-78/court-judges-case-ruling.html.csp">Possible outcomes from the appellate court</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T21:43:02.645-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 09:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">On Thursday, Judges Paul J. Kelly Jr., Carlos F. Lucero and Jerome A. Holmes took the issue of whether to affirm or reverse U.S. District Court Judge Robert J. Shelby’s Dec. 20 decision to overturn Utah’s ban on same-sex marriage under advisement. It’s unclear when they will make their ruling. There’s no timeline, and the judges themselves did not give any indication during the hearing, although they have put the case on an expedited calendar. What happens next depends largely on what the judge...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57804934@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 21:43:02 MDT Trib Talk: Same-sex marriage case goes to court http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/57798019-231/com-court-csp-html.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/57798019-231/com-court-csp-html.html.csp">Trib Talk: Same-sex marriage case goes to court</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jennifer Napier-Pearce</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T13:21:50.585-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 01:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For months, it’s been the battle of court briefs. But today, an attorney representing the state and a lawyer representing gay couples will stand before the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver to present their best arguments for and against Utah’s Amendment 3. On Thursday at 12:15 p.m., attorney Michael Zimmerman, former chief justice of the Utah Supreme Court, and Tribune justice reporter Brooke Adams join Jennifer Napier-Pearce to talk about the presentations, appellate court strategy ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57798019@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 13:21:50 MDT All you need to know about the same-sex marriage battle in Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57787980-78/sltrib-utah-http-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57787980-78/sltrib-utah-http-com.html.csp">All you need to know about the same-sex marriage battle in Utah</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-09T22:08:52.865-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 10:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A legal battle is being waged in Utah over the issue of same-sex marriage. It’s a fight that has reached the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, which will hear oral arguments at 10 a.m. Thursday in Denver. Our Brooke Adams, who has covered the case since the beginning, lays out the arguments both sides are likely to make Thursday. The Denver Post also offers a solid analysis of the case. The issue has drawn thousands for rallies and protests, including a sendoff for the plaintiffs and their lawyers ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57787980@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 22:08:52 MDT Rainbow rally calls for equality on eve of gay marriage hearing http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57798534-78/utah-marriage-couples-court.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57798534-78/utah-marriage-couples-court.html.csp">Rainbow rally calls for equality on eve of gay marriage hearing</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By marissa lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T08:13:13.471-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 08:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • As the sky darkened Wednesday over the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals here, two words lit up the courthouse steps in fluorescent blue. The words spelled out why hundreds of people came downtown holding signs and waving rainbow flags. They illuminated the reason why dozens of Utahns were making the trek to Denver this week in support of three couples who challenged Utah’s constitutional ban on same-sex marriages. “Marriage equality,” as the message read, is a hope for all people, said Ma...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57798534@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 08:13:13 MDT