Gay Marriage

The Supreme Court will hear a case on gay marriage.

Supreme Court To Hear Case On Gay Marriage

The Supreme Court plunged into the contentious issue of gay marriage Friday when it agreed to take up California’s ban on same-sex unions and a separate dispute about federal benefits for legally married gay couples.

12/07/2012

The Oakhurst Retreat and Conference Center in Northbridge.

Gay Couple Sues Worcester Diocese For Refusing To Sell Mansion To Them

A gay couple has sued the Roman Catholic Diocese of Worcester for allegedly refusing to sell them a Northbridge mansion because church officials were concerned they would host gay weddings at the site.

09/10/2012

(Photo courtesy: Chick-fil-A/Facebook)

Sen. Scott Brown Weighs In On Chick-fil-A Controversy

Republican U.S. Sen. Scott Brown says he disagrees with the CEO of fast food chain Chick-fil-A, whose opposition to gay marriage has touched off a national furor.
Brown said he was glad company president Dan Cathy later clarified that his company doesn’t discriminate.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/28/2012

(Photo courtesy: Chick-fil-A/Facebook)

Menino’s Letter To Chick-fil-A President Fuels National Debate

It appears Mayor Tom Menino has really started something.

07/26/2012

(File Photo Credit: JUAN MABROMATA/AFP/Getty Images)

Boston Appeals Court: Defense Of Marriage Act Unconstitutional

The 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Boston said the Defense of Marriage Act discriminates against married same-sex couples by denying them federal benefits.

05/31/2012

This sign was posted outside St. Francis Xavier church in Acushnet. (Photo from Vanessa)

Protesters Gather Outside Acushnet Church Over Anti-Gay-Marriage Sign

As hundreds of people gathered inside an Acushnet church for Mass on Sunday, a dozen people stood outside quietly protesting a sign they called hateful.

05/20/2012

(Photo credit BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

NightSide Weekend Commentary – President Obama’s Support Of Gay Marriage

BOSTON (CBS) – In this Weekend Commentary, Dan Rea looks at the history of President Obama’s historic stand on gay marriage. Be sure to catch NightSide every weekday from 8 pm until midnight on WBZ […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/19/2012

This sign was posted outside St. Francis Xavier church in Acushnet. (Photo from Vanessa)

Acushnet Church Threatened After Posting Anti-Gay-Marriage Sign

A church in Acushnet is getting threats after posting a sign about gay marriage.

05/16/2012

Gov. Deval Patrick, seen on Face The Nation on Sunday, May 13.

Patrick: Obama Showed Leadership In Supporting Same-Sex Marriage

On Face The Nation Sunday morning, Gov. Deval Patrick said President Obama’s move to support same-sex marriage is about moral convictions and not politics.

05/13/2012

Gov. Deval Patrick

Keller @ Large: Patrick, Obama Don’t Totally Agree In Same-Sex Marriage Debate

Gov. Deval Patrick said Thursday he’s proud of President Barack Obama’s leadership on the same-sex marriage issue, but he does not agree with everything the president said Wednesday.

05/10/2012

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