SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The attorney representing the six same-sex couples challenging South Dakota's gay marriage ban has asked a judge to bypass a trial and issue a ruling.
YANKTON, S.D. (AP) – An openly gay Yankton teenager is accusing the fast food restaurant where he worked of forcing him to wear a name tag with a homophobic slur.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A newly married lesbian couple is poised to become the first to challenge South Dakota's ban on same-sex marriage following the state's refusal to grant the women a name change after they were legally married in Minnesota.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — U.S. Senate candidate Larry Pressler has filed a brief in federal court in support of couples that are seeking to repeal the state's ban on same-sex marriage.
DELL RAPIDS, S.D. (AP) — A volleyball and baseball coach at St. Mary High School in Dell Rapids who has publicly announced he's gay says he feels elated, though he worries it might affect his employment at the private Catholic school.
RAPID CITY, S.D. | South Dakota is now one of two states with a ban on same-sex marriage that hasn't been challenged in court.
Six couples filed a federal lawsuit Thursday seeking to block South Dakota's gay marriage ban, leaving North Dakota as the only state in the country with an unchallenged law prohibiting same-sex weddings.