Support is growing for a statewide non-discrimination law. Barack Obama says the Constitution guarantees the right for same-sex couples to marry. John Swallow and Mark Shurtleff ask a judge to split the case against them into two separate proceedings.
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Days to the 2015 election – 378
Days to the 2016 Iowa Caucuses (tentative) – 454
Days until the 2016 presidential election – 749
Tuesday's top-10 headlines:
Support is growing for Utah lawmakers to pass a statewide non-discrimination law that includes sexual preference [Utah Policy].
Opposition to same-sex marriage appears to be falling across the board in Utah [Utah Policy].
President Barack Obama says he thinks the equal protection clause in the Constutition guarantees same-sex couples the right to marry in all 50 states [New Yorker].
There's no truth to the rumor that LDS temples are going to get out of the marriage business [Tribune].
John Swallow and Mark Shurtleff ask a judge to split the case against them into two separate proceedings; the judge sets a November hearing to consider the motion [Tribune, Deseret News].