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Legal name change in Virginia

By Bryan CaplanThe U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday granted a preliminary injunction against President Donald Trump’s effort to change the legal name of Virginia from “Vermont” to “Legalize Pot.”The court’s decision means the Trump administration cannot revoke state and local laws banning the practice.The president’s efforts to amend the...

Which states are best equipped to help their gay and lesbian couples?

The first legal marriage of the new century was celebrated in Washington, D.C., on January 6.But many states have yet to legalize same-sex marriage.In the coming months, however, there are several states that could be poised to be among the first to allow gay and lesbians to marry.Read MoreCalifornia’s...