ACLU asks Supreme Court to hear Indiana, Wisconsin marriage equality cases

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NEW YORK – The American Civil Liberties Union filed responses to petitions from the states of Indiana and Wisconsin Sept. 9 asking for the U.S. Supreme Court to review a federal appellate court ruling made last week that struck down bans on marriage for same-sex couples in the same two states.

The ACLU is representing 13 plaintiffs couples who are challenging the bans on same-sex marriages in Indiana and Wisconsin. The ACLU is asking the Supreme Court to review the ruling to come to a resolution for marriage equality in both states and also for the United States as a whole.

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Plaintiffs want state marriage equality ban ruled unconstitutional

By : Jamie Hyman
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Miami – The plaintiffs in Florida’s marriage equality lawsuit are filing a new motion, requesting that the state’s ban on marriage equality be ruled unconstitutional.

The original lawsuit was filed in January. The plaintiffs are Equality Florida Institute and six South Florida same-sex couples: Catherina Pareto and Karla Arguello; Dr. Juan Carlos Rodriguez and David Price; Vanessa and Melanie Alenier; Todd and Jeff Delmay; Summer Greene and Pamela Faerber; and Don Price Johnston and Jorge Isaias Diaz.

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