Topics :: Wyoming

Gay and Lesbian Rights Group Keeps Wyoming Staffed

Sunday Sep 21, 2014
One of the country's largest gay and lesbian rights organizations says it will permanently station staffers in Wyoming.

Wy. Society Honors Critical Book on Matthew Shepard

Monday Sep 8, 2014
The Wyoming State Historical Society is honoring a book about Matthew Shepard that claims the gay University of Wyoming student was killed in a drug deal and not in a hate crime.

Group Submits 2,300 Pro-Gay Marriage Signatures

Wednesday Aug 6, 2014
Proponents of allowing gay marriage in Wyoming say they've delivered more than 2,300 signatures asking Gov. Matt Mead to quit defending a law that says marriage can only unite a man and a woman.

Wyoming Judge Weighs Immediate Gay Marriage Ruling

Tuesday Jul 29, 2014
A Wyoming judge is about to decide whether to immediately rule against a state law that specifies marriage is limited to one man and one woman.

Wyoming Judge Lets Gay Marriage Lawsuit Continue

By Mead Gruver | Tuesday Jul 29, 2014
A state judge declined Tuesday to either summarily rule on the constitutionality of a Wyoming law that specifies marriage is limited to one man and one woman or suspend a lawsuit challenging the law.

Wyoming Religious Leaders Support Gay Marriage

Thursday Jun 5, 2014
Thirty-one religious leaders in Wyoming have signed a statement calling for the state to allow gay marriage.

Wyoming Town Adds Lesbian, Gay, Transgender Protection

Saturday May 31, 2014
The Jackson Town Council has formally added protections for gay, lesbian and transgender people to its hiring policies.

Wyoming Asks Judge To Dismiss Gay Marriages Suit

By Ben Neary | Friday Apr 11, 2014
The state of Wyoming has asked a district judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by four gay couples and a gay-rights advocacy group seeking to force the state to recognize gay marriage.

Wyoming Activists Monitor Gay Marriage Case

Wednesday Apr 9, 2014
A federal court hearing this week on a challenge to Utah’s ban on same-sex marriage will have ramifications for Wyoming and other western states.

Wy. Gay Marriage Supporters Launch Public Education Campaign

By Ben Neary | Tuesday Mar 18, 2014
Scores of same-sex marriage supporters in Wyoming gathered in front of the state Capitol on Monday to kick off a public education campaign aimed at building support for marriage equality in the "Equality State."