Howard Simon, Executive Director American Civil Liberties Union of Florida, gestures as he announces that eight gay couples and the ACLU have filed a federal lawsuit seeking to force Florida to ... more 
Howard Simon, Executive Director American Civil Liberties Union of Florida, gestures as he announces that eight gay couples and the ACLU have filed a federal lawsuit seeking to force Florida to recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states, in Miami Beach, Fla., Thursday, March 13, 2014. The lawsuit names Gov. Rick Scott and other top Florida officials. It asks a judge to declare Florida's refusal to recognize same-sex marriages as unconstitutional. The lawsuit also wants a ruling requiring the state to recognize the marriages.(AP Photo/Alan Diaz) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Alan Diaz
Thu, Mar 13, 2014 11:12 AM EDT