DES MOINES, Iowa The Iowa Supreme Court legalized gay marriage Friday in a unanimous and emphatic decision that makes Iowa the third state and first in the nation's heartland to allow
In April 2009, the Iowa Supreme Court ruled that the state's ban against samesex marriage was unconstitutional. Iowa began performing samesex marriages in June 2009. In April 2009, the Vermont legislature passed a bill allowing samesex marriage.
Denying Missouris gay couples the opportunity to marry is unconstitutional, a judge ruled Wednesday. The ruling by St. Louis Circuit Judge Rex