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Foes of Gay Marriage Rally Near US Capitol in DC

Friday Jun 20, 2014
Opponents of same-sex marriage have held a rally outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, with some speakers suggesting civil disobedience to protest laws related to the continuing spread of gay marriage.

Maine Panel Weighing NOM Fine

Wednesday May 28, 2014
A Maine panel is considering whether a national anti-gay marriage group should be fined for potentially violating state campaign finance laws.

Maine May Fine NOM Up to $50,000

Monday May 19, 2014
A national anti-gay marriage group that helped defeat a same-sex marriage law in 2009 in Maine could face more than $50,000 in fines for violating campaign finance laws.

Did NOM President Help Shape Russia’s Anti-Gay Laws?

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Oct 9, 2013
The president of the National Organization for Marriage, a group bent on outlawing same-sex marriage, is being criticized for allegedly taking a secret trip to Russia in June to talk to officials about anti-gay laws.

Prop. 8 Players Join Bid to Repeal Transgender Law

By Lisa Leff | Saturday Sep 21, 2013
An effort to overturn a new law allowing transgender students to choose which school restrooms they use and whether to play boys or girls sports got a boost when NOM announced support.

Anti-Gay Activist Condemns SCOTUS’ Rulings

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Jul 1, 2013
The president of the National Organization for Marriage told ABC News’ George Stephanopoulos that last week’s Supreme Court’s rulings are an "absolute travesty."

Hate Groups Fight Against Rhode Island’s Same-Sex Marriage Bill

By Joe Siegel | Thursday Apr 18, 2013
With help from out-of-state groups, the Rhode Island chapter of the National Organization for Marriage has continued to rally opposition on the state’s same-sex marriage bill now before the state senate.

Ill. GOP Chair Reiterates Support for Same-Sex Marriage

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Jan 11, 2013
After the chairman for Illinois’ GOP Party came out to support marriage equality, he has been slammed by fellow Republicans, some of whom are calling for his resignation.

NOM Sets Sights on Starbucks for Gay Marriage Support

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Nov 14, 2012
A leading anti-gay marriage group is targeting Starbucks for its support and has launched a campaign that aims to warn the coffee company’s Middle Eastern customers about its pro-gay stance.

Nat’l Org. for Marriage Slams T-Mobile’s Marriage Equality Support

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Sep 12, 2012
The National Organization for Marriage is urging followers to cancel their T-Mobile subscriptions because the cell phone company has announced support for marriage equality in its home base of Washington State.