Officials did not know about a deadline to sign onto an amicus brief encouraging the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down the federal Defense of Marriage Act.
Republican lawmakers said Thursday they would not vote this session on a constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage.
Elected officials, along with members of the clergy and a dozen local couples, took a symbolic stand against Indiana’s gay marriage ban Thursday night.
Republican lawmakers are wary about trying to pass a state constitutional amendment because the Supreme Court is scheduled to rule on a similar case this year.
A Ball State survey shows 54 percent oppose a constitutional amendment banning gay marriage, while 38 percent support the proposed amendment.
Chick-fil-A customers in Bloomington joined a national effort to show support for the fast-food chain's stance against gay marriage.
The Indiana chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union is bringing the case on behalf of the Center for Inquiry, a national secular organization.
The senate voted 40-10 to constitutionally ban same-sex marriage.
A proposed constitutional amendment banning gay marriage and civil unions in Indiana passed a Senate committee Wednesday.
Members of Bloomington's GLBT community are calling Rep. Peggy Welch after she voted for a constitutional amendment that would ban gay marriage.