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Gay Marriage Case May Affect Discrimination, Religion Bills

By David Eggert, Associated Press

LANSING (AP) - Gov. Rick Snyder hopes to resuscitate legislation that would protect gay and transgender residents from discrimination, while LGBT advocates explore asking voters to pass the bill since it’s unlikely to clear the GOP-led Legislature. 627 more words


Ignorant, Wicked, and Quite Possibly Insane

If the likelihood that the evangelical church will continue to defend Biblical sexuality is looking pretty small, what are the odds that Republican politicians will?  I actually agree with most of what… 681 more words

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Federal judge strikes down Alabama's same-sex marriage ban

A federal judge in Mobile on Friday struck down Alabama’s constitutional ban on same-sex marriage, ruling that a woman could not be denied her desire for a second-parent adoption… 1,349 more words

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Gay Marriage Case May Affect Discrimination, Religion Bills

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder is hoping to revive legislation to protect gay residents from discrimination. But LGBT advocates are exploring whether to ask voters to pass the measure in 2016 instead since it’s unlikely to clear the Republican-led Legislature. 95 more words


Good News Fridays: Marriage Equality Has Arrived In Alabama

I had something else planned for this Good News Fridays, but then this evening, something amazing happened!  U.S. District Judge Ginny Granade in Mobile ruled that the Alabama Marriage Protection Act and the Alabama Amendment 774 (Sanctity of Marriage Amendment) that put the marriage act in the state constitution were both unconstitutional!   763 more words


Federal judge strikes down ban on same-sex marriage

MOBILE, Ala (WIAT) — Alabama is the latest southern state to have its ban on gay marriage struck down  by a federal judge. U.S. District Judge Callie Granade ruled today in favor of two Mobile women who sued after Alabama refused to recognize their marriage that was performed in California. 358 more words