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Judge Says Gay Marriage in New Jersey Can Begin in Two Weeks - NYTimes.com

New Jersey moves closer to fairness and justice for all,  as its leadership speaks from the bench.   According to today’s NY Times NJ gay couples will be able to legally consecrate their loving bond and achieve a measure of long awaited equality under the law. 115 more words


Gay Marriages Get Recognition From the I.R.S. - NYTimes.com

The United States of America today heard from the one state that matters–the federal government, our nation state, regarding fairness and equality for all its citizens under the federal tax code. 100 more words


Election-Day Victories for Same-Sex Marriage - Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life

Follow the fats on gay marriage at the Pew Foundation web…  It’s one of the best places for clear and sober facts on this important civil rights issue…. 126 more words


Behind Gay Marriage Momentum, Regional Gaps Persist | Pew Research Center for the People and the Press

Want to cut to the facts on the gay marriage story?  The Pew Foundation website has a nice read …

“Supporters of same-sex marriage won key victories in several states Tuesday, including the first instances in which laws allowing gays and lesbians to marry legally were approved by voters. 81 more words


Appeals Court Rules Against Defense of Marriage Act - NYTimes.com

A federal appeals court on Thursday ruled that gay Americans are a class of people who deserve the same kinds of constitutional protections as many other victims of … 12 more words


N.F.L. Players’ Support of Same-Sex Marriage Alters Homophobic Image of League - NYTimes.com

Baltimore Ravens linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo has been a consistent supporter of legalizing same-sex marriage. In 2011, he filmed his own video backing this November’s ballot initiative in … 17 more words


Opinions on Gay Marriage Unchanged After Obama Announcement - Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life


Reports that the Democratic Party may add support for gay marriage to its party platform are in keeping with a significant shift of opinion on this issue among Democrats nationwide. 263 more words