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Barrier v. Vasterling

Barrier v. Vasterling is a state court challenge to Missouri’s ban on same-sex marriage, filed Feb. 12, 2014 in Circuit Court of Jackson County, Missouri, by the American Civil Liberties Union on behalf of eight married same-sex couples, seeking state recognition of their marriage. [ Case files. ]

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Missouri governor supports repealing state’s same-sex marriage ban

| Thursday, February 13, 2014
Gov. Jay Nixon (D-Mo.)
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Gov. Jay Nixon said Thursday that he supports ending Missouri's same-sex marriage ban and thinks voters should have a chance to repeal an amendment to the state constitution that defines marriage as between a man and a woman.

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ACLU files suit against Mo. for not recognizing same-sex marriages

| Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Missouri
ST. LOUIS -- The American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit Wednesday seeking to force Missouri to recognize same-sex marriages performed in places that allow them, saying the state's refusal to do so "undermines the couples' ability to achieve their life goals and dreams."

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ACLU to challenge Missouri ban on same-sex marriage

| Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Missouri
ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- The American Civil Liberties Union plans to file suit challenging Missouri's treatment of same-sex marriages, an ACLU spokeswoman said Tuesday.

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