Let’s Hear it for Good Old Nebraska

Let's Hear it for Good Old Nebraska

Judge Joseph F. Bataillon of the United States District Court for the District of Nebraska has issued an injunction ruling that Nebraska’s same-sex marriage ban is unconstitutional, and that as of March 9th, “all relevant state officials are ordered to treat same-sex couples the same as different sex couples in the context of processing a marriage license or determining the rights, protections, obligations or benefits of marriage.”

Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson has filed an appeal with the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals.

More:

“Nebraska’s same-sex marriage ban struck down by district judge,” Anna Sillers, PBS Newshour

“A judge struck down Nebraska’s same-sex marriage ban. Here’s where each state stands.” German Lopez, Vox

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