Lee Jones

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2014

    Pam Bondi Wants Florida Supreme Court to Decide Issue of Same-Sex Marriage

    On Monday night, Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi filed a motion to the Third District Court of Appeal that the consolidated Pareto-Huntsman case, which deals with the topic of same-sex marriage, should be given a pass-through -- meaning it would skip the appeals court and go straight to the Flori ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2014

    For the First Time, Florida Officially Recognizes a Same-Sex Couple

    In August, U.S. District Court Judge Robert Hinkle ruled on Grimsley and Albu v. Scott that Florida's ban on marriage for same-sex couples was unconstitutional and, despite a stay on his ruling, ordered the State of Florida to issue a new death certificate for Carol Goldwasser, naming Arlene Goldber ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2014

    Gay Marriage Question One Step Closer to the Florida Supreme Court

    In what has been a hot summer in the fight for marriage equality in the Sunshine State, the Second District Court of Appeal today asked the Florida Supreme Court (FSC) to decide whether the state's 2008 ban on same-sex marriage is constitutional. A clerk at the office of the Florida Supreme Court c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2014

    Miami and Key West Same-Sex Couples File to Merge Lawsuits

    Since both their lawsuits challenge the state's ban on same-sex marriage, the six couples in the Pareto v. Ruvin lawsuit in Miami-Dade are hoping to join forces with the couple in Monroe County, Aaron Huntsman and William "Lee" Jones, in their continued fight to bring marriage equality to Florida. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2014

    National Marriage Campaign Coming to Wilton Manors This Saturday

    Despite the good news delivered by Chief Judge Luis Garcia this week, allowing gay couples like Aaron Huntsman and William "Lee" Jones to marry in Monroe County, the rest of Florida still awaits a similar day. Thanks to Skyy Vodka and, well, freedom, awareness is going to be raised for this cause ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2014

    Key West Gay Couple Who Can't Marry: "Love Is Love. That's All That Matters."

    A Monroe County judge yesterday said a Key West couple can't marry despite his ruling that Florida's ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional. Chief Judge Luis Garcia said in an appeal by the State of Florida, "The automatic stay, currently in place, shall remain in place until completion of appellat ... More >>

  • News

    November 13, 1997

    America's Most Frustrating

    Fifteen years after America's Most Heinous Murder, new evidence emerges, pointing to a suspect police had once dismissed