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Judge dismisses most of NOM lawsuit against IRS

A federal district court judge on June 3 dismissed most of a lawsuit by the National Organization for Marriage that claimed an employee of the U.S. Internal Revenue Service deliberately leaked a confidential ta...

BREAKING: Judge strikes down Oregon gay marriage ban

Another state down. Moments ago, a federal judge struck down Oregon's 2004 same-sex marriage ban. U.S. District Judge Michael McShane decided not to stay his opinion either, which means gay couples can start...

BREAKING: Idaho gay marriage ban struck down

A federal judge struck down Idaho's gay marriage ban tonight. U.S. Magistrate Judge Candy Dale said her decision would go into effect on Friday morning, unless put on hold by a higher court. "Plaintiffs suff...

Clay Aiken’s political opponent dies suddenly

Democratic primary candidate Keith Crisco, who was in a contest still too close to call with former "American Idol" runner-up Clay Aiken, died suddenly at his home on Monday. According to news reports, Crisc...