UPDATE: ACLU sues Missouri for not recognizing gay marriages

Wednesday, February 12, 2014 | 3:27 p.m. CST; updated 6:42 a.m. CST, Thursday, November 6, 2014

ST. LOUIS — The American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit Wednesday seeking to force Missouri to recognize same-sex marriages performed in places that allow them, saying the state's refusal to do so "undermines the couples' ability to achieve their life goals and dreams."