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Wisconsin couple files lawsuit over birth certificate

Thursday, May 14, 2015
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Chelsea and Jessamy Torres allege the Wisconsin Department of Health Services refused to supply a birth certificate form that allowed both women to name themselves as parents of their son. [...]

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Wisconsin same-sex couple asks court to order both names on child’s birth certificate

Monday, April 20, 2015
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A same-sex couple who sued for the right to marry in Wisconsin wants a federal judge to mandate that both parents' names appear on their children's birth certificates. [...]

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Wisconsin’s battle to defend same-sex marriage ban will cost taxpayers $1 million

Sunday, March 29, 2015
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An agreement announced Friday calls for the state to pay the American Civil Liberties Union, which represented eight couples who sued to overturn Wisconsin's 2006 constitutional ban on same-sex marriage. [...]

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Marriage News Watch: March 23, 2015

Monday, March 23, 2015
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It's been nearly two months since marriage was supposed to start in Alabama, and the state still doesn't have its act together, and Texas has filed a lawsuit to prevent married same-sex couples from taking family medical leave. [...]

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Wisconsin poll: Marriage equality has had no adverse affect

Monday, March 16, 2015
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Even among Republican voters, 74 percent responded that granting marriage rights to same-sex couples hadn't had an adverse impact on their life. [...]

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Wisconsin opposes $1.2 million attorney fees in same-sex marriage case

Tuesday, February 10, 2015
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The Wisconsin Department of Justice is opposing civil rights advocates' claims for $1.2 million in attorney fees they say they accumulated fighting the state's gay marriage ban. [...]

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Wisconsin DOJ didn’t track hours spent defending state’s gay marriage ban

Monday, January 26, 2015
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The state Department of Justice says it doesn't have any records of the hours it spent defending Wisconsin's same-sex marriage ban, making the full cost of fighting the case impossible to determine. [...]

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Wisconsin school will not ban children’s book about girl with two moms

Wednesday, January 7, 2015
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The book, "Emma and Meesha My Boy: A Two Mom Story," tells the story of a little girl who learns how to be nice to her cat with the help of her two mothers. [...]

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ACLU dismisses Wisconsin lawsuit seeking recognition of same-sex marriages

Thursday, December 18, 2014
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The state said in October the marriages were valid after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear an appeal of a ruling declaring Wisconsin's gay marriage ban unconstitutional. [...]

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Wisconsin: Baraboo school board adopts transgender athletics policy

Tuesday, December 16, 2014
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The Baraboo School Board has amended its athletic and co-curricular activities policy to prohibit discrimination against transgender students. [...]

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