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Nevada officials say there’s no need for court to re-hear gay marriage case

Thursday, November 13, 2014
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LAS VEGAS -- A federal appeals court should reject a request by the Coalition for the Protection of Marriage for a full-court rehearing of a landmark decision allowing gay marriage in Nevada, the state's governor and an advocacy group representing eight same-sex couples said. [caption...

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Nevada officials oppose rehearing of same-sex marriage case

Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Gov. Brian Sandoval (R-Nev.)
LAS VEGAS -- Gov. Brian Sandoval says Nevada will oppose an effort by opponents of same-sex marriages to get the full 9th Circuit Court of Appeals to hear arguments to reinstate a ban on on same-sex marriage in the Silver State.

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Gay rights advocates launch ‘Freedom Nevada’ push to repeal gay marriage ban

Friday, February 14, 2014
Samantha Clemens, Las Vegas Review-Journal (AP)Tod Story, executive director of American Civil Liberties Union of Nevada, gives remarks at the podium during the launch of Freedom Nevada on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014 in Las Vegas. The campaign aims to ensure passage of an expected 2016 ballot measure that would amend the Nevada Constitution to recognize all marriages.
LAS VEGAS -- Several same-sex couples helped a coalition of advocacy groups in Nevada put a face on what they called marriage equality on Thursday, launching a push to get the Legislature in 2015 and voters in 2016 to change the state constitution to allow same-sex unions.

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Nevada’s decision not to defend gay marriage ban creates uncertainty

Thursday, February 13, 2014
Gov. Brian Sandoval (R-Nev.)
CARSON CITY, Nev. -- Nevada's decision not to defend the state's ban on same-sex marriage leaves a conservative group that pushed for the constitutional amendment to carry on the legal fight alone before a federal appeals court.

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