By Lyle Denniston

Lawyers for two same-sex couples in Utah who wish to marry and a married same-sex Utah couple seeking to have the state recognize their marriage in Iowa will be filing papers in the Supreme Court urging review of the new appeal by state officials in the case of Herbert v. Kitchen.

The Utah case, filed on Tuesday, was the first same-sex marriage lawsuit to reach the Justices after a 13-month wave of lower court rulings striking down state bans. On Thursday, the National Center for Lesbian Rights — part of the legal team for the three same-sex couples who …read more

Source: scotusblog