Missouri v. Carpenter

Missouri v. Carpenter is a state court challenge to Missouri's ban on same-sex marriage. After the City of St. Louis issued marriage licenses to four same-sex couples on June 25, 2014, the state Attorney General filed suit to block further issuance of marriage licenses. The defendants in the case are seeking the freedom to marry for unmarried same-sex couples.
Status: Hearing held Sept. 29, 2014.