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Four Ark. counties ask court to suspend same-sex marriage ruling

Monday, May 12, 2014
Arkansas
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Four Arkansas counties are asking the state's highest court to suspend a judge's ruling striking down the state's same-sex marriage ban. [...]

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Keith Crisco, opponent of Clay Aiken in N.C. Democratic primary, dies in accident

Monday, May 12, 2014
Keith Crisco
ASHEBORO, N.C. -- A North Carolina textile entrepreneur locked in a too-close-to-call Democratic Party primary with former "American Idol" singer Clay Aiken has died. [...]

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Mike Huckabee: Impeach judge who struck down same-sex marriage ban

Monday, May 12, 2014
Mike Huckabee
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee says lawmakers in his home state should impeach a judge who struck down the state's gay marriage ban, saying the judge ignored the will of voters. [...]

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Marriage News Watch: May 12, 2014

Monday, May 12, 2014
Ted Richardson, AP (File)
This week in marriage equality news: Same-sex marriage comes to the Bible Belt after a judge struck down Arkansas’s gay marriage ban and same-sex couples started marrying. It’s back to court this week to as a federal appeals court considers the ruling that struck down Virginia’s same-sex marriage ban. [...]

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Transportation Secretary, former Charlotte mayor supports gay marriage

Monday, May 12, 2014
Anthony Foxx
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The former mayor of North Carolina's largest city says he supports same-sex marriage. [...]

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Federal appeals court in Va. to hear same-sex marriage case

Monday, May 12, 2014
Virginia
RICHMOND, Va. -- Advocates and opponents of gay marriage will turn their attention to Virginia, where a federal appeals court will hear arguments Tuesday in a case challenging the state's ban on same-sex unions. [...]

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Court gives gay marriage plaintiffs until Tuesday to respond to stay request

Monday, May 12, 2014
Justices of the Arkansas Supreme Court
The Arkansas Supreme Court has responded to Attorney General Dustin McDaniel's request of Judge Chris Piazza's ruling overturning the same-sex marriage ban by giving plaintiffs until noon Tuesday to respond. [...]

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Michael Sam jersey ranks second highest in sales among NFL rookies

Monday, May 12, 2014
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Orders for Michael Sam jerseys are ranking squarely with some of the NFL draft's biggest names, reports Outsports.com. [...]

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Carroll County, Ark., stops issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples

Monday, May 12, 2014
Fifteen same-sex couples were granted marriage licenses at the Carroll County Courthouse Saturday, May 10, 2014, in Eureka Springs, Ark.
EUREKA SPRINGS, Ark. -- After issuing marriage licenses to 15 same-sex couples on Saturday, and about a dozen on Monday, the Carroll County clerk's office says it will now just issue licenses that include a man and a woman. [...]

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Anti-gay protester doused with ‘slushie’ by finger wielding passerby

Monday, May 12, 2014
The Encounter: Christine Weick (slushie) and Jessica Prince (the slusher).
GRANDVILLE, Mich. -- A Michigan woman who spent her Mother's Day holding an anti-gay sign on a busy intersection got a "slushie" thrown at her by a disgruntled passerby waving her middle finger. [...]

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