Namespaces Article Talk. News by Region. March 10, Hodges that laws banning same-sex marriage are unconstitutional, legalizing same-sex marriage in the United States nationwide including in Arkansas. Fuqua and J. Supreme Court the day before and asking for expedited consideration, which the court granted.
Arkansas law does not address discrimination based on gender identity or sexual orientation.
On November 11,former Justice Donald Corbin, one of the original justices to hear the case, revealed that the Court had voted to strike down the state's marriage ban in Justices are weighing whether to uphold a decision in May striking down the amendment and earlier state law as unconstitutional. On May 16,the state Supreme Court stayed Piazza's ruling pending appeal. District Judge Kristine G.
Hodges and struck down the state's birth certificate law.