Federal Judge Overturns Virginia Same-Sex Marriage Ban

The state of Virginia, like many states in the Union, had a statewide law prohibiting same-sex marriages. Had. Today a federal judge, Arenda Wright Allen, overturned that ban. For now, same–sex marriages are still on hold in Virginia until the appeals process on the ban is completed. That appeals process will likely end at the Supreme Court, and that ruling will be a crucial moment on how the federal government will choose to regard state laws concerning same-sex marriage. Eric Holder already made Read more […]