Texas Divorce Courts Caught in Tug of War over Same Sex Divorces

In February, we reported on two same sex divorce cases tied up in the Texas Supreme Court. The issue is whether a gay couple legally married in another state can get divorced in Texas, when Texas does not allow or recognize same sex marriages. The highest state court has not yet issued a decision, … [Read more...]

Texas Supreme Court Mulls Over Same Sex Divorce Appeal

Last November, the Texas Supreme Court heard arguments from the Attorney General’s office and two gay couples about whether gay couples have the right to get divorced in Texas, despite Texas's ban on same sex marriage. Two gay couples got married, moved to Texas and got divorced Two women, … [Read more...]