- Alabama justice denies telling judges to block gay marriages Updated: Jun-21-16 7:09 pm
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore stands accused of urging defiance against the U.S. Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage, but his lawyers argued Tuesday in a legal filing that the complaint is baseless and he never ordered state probate judges to refuse wedding licenses to gay couples.
- A year after marriage ruling, LGBT rights struggles continue Updated: Jun-18-16 12:08 pm
NEW YORK - On a Friday evening almost a year ago, the White House was awash in rainbow-colored lights, celebrating the momentous Supreme Court ruling that led to nationwide legalization of same-sex marriage. Across the country, gays and lesbians embraced and partied and in some cases scrambled to arrange can't-wait-another-day weddings.
- Impeachment investigation of Alabama governor begins Updated: Jun-15-16 7:43 pm
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - An impeachment investigation of Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley opened Wednesday, as lawmakers begin what will be a lengthy look into whether there are grounds to remove the two-term Republican from office.
- Hubbard: Working to come to terms with ethics trial verdicts Updated: Jun-12-16 9:52 pm
OPELIKA, Alabama - The former speaker of the Alabama House of Representative said he is leaving politics with his head held high and working to come to terms with the ethics conviction that removed him from office.