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Federal judge strikes down Wyoming same-sex marriage ban

Friday, October 17, 2014
Wyoming
CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- A federal judge has ordered Wyoming to allow same-sex marriage but has stayed his decision so that the state can appeal if it wants. U.S. District Judge Scott Skavdahl ruled Friday that the state must comply with a ruling by the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals that permits same-sex marriage....

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Wyoming governor says state shouldn’t appeal gay marriage loss

Thursday, October 16, 2014
Gov. Matt Mead (R-Wyo.)
RIVERTON, Wyo. -- Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead says the state shouldn't appeal if a federal judge rules against it in a federal lawsuit challenging the state's ban on same-sex marriage. Mead addressed the issue Thursday night in a Wyoming Public Television debate in Riverton.

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Wyoming governor: Federal ruling doesn’t end state’s gay marriage ban

Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Gov. Matt Mead (R-Wyo.)
CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- Wyoming will continue to defend a state law that defines marriage as existing only between a man and a woman despite federal appeals court rulings upholding gay marriage in other states, Gov. Matt Mead said Wednesday.

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Wyo. group submits 2,300 pro-marriage equality signatures to governor, AG

Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Members of Wyoming Equality
CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- Marriage equality proponents in Wyoming say they've delivered more than 2,300 signatures asking Gov. Matt Mead to quit defending a law that says marriage can only unite a man and a woman. Jeran Artery with the gay-rights advocacy group Wyoming Equality says he hopes Mead and Attorney General Peter Michael will take a close look ...

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