Same Sex Marriage

Same sex marriage campaign signs in Ireland (WBZ-TV)

Ireland To Hold Historic Vote On Same-Sex Marriage

A historic vote in Ireland Friday could make that country the first nation in the world to legalize same sex marriage by popular vote.

05/21/2015

Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey. (Photo by Kris Connor/Getty Images for EMILY's List)

Healey Optimistic Supreme Court Will Approve Gay Marriage

Healey was in the courtroom Tuesday when the nation’s highest court heard arguments in four states’ same-sex marriage cases.

04/28/2015

Craig James in the Patriots' 1985 AFC Divisional Playoff game against the Los Angeles  Raiders on January 5, 1986. (Photo by George Rose/Getty Images)

Former Running Back Claims ‘Satan’ Played Role In Patriots Support Of Gay Marriage

Former Patriot running back Craig James said in a broadcast interview he believes the devil inspired the Patriots.

03/11/2015

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New England Patriots Join Supreme Court Briefs Supporting Gay Marriage

The New England Patriots have joined thousands of business and organizations filing legal briefs at the Supreme Court in support of gay marriage.

03/06/2015

Maura Healey. (WBZ-TV)

Maura Healey Wants Same-Sex Marriage Testimonials For Supreme Court Brief

The attorney general is collecting testimonials from same-sex married couples that she may include in a friend of the court brief to be sent to the U.S. Supreme Court.

02/19/2015

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NH Court Custody Ruling Could Affect Unwed Parents

The New Hampshire Supreme Court says the ex-partner of a 12-year-old’s girl’s mother has made her case to be considered a parent under the law.

07/02/2014

Reverend Frank Schaefer (WBZ-TV)

Pastor Reinstated After Presiding Over Same-Sex Marriage In Hull

A United Methodist Church pastor has been reinstated after he was defrocked over performing his son’s same-sex marriage.

06/24/2014

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Mass. Marks 10th Anniversary Of Same-Sex Marriage

The lead lawyer in the landmark court case behind the first same-sex marriages in Massachusetts and the nation is speaking out as the state marks the 10th anniversary of the case.

05/17/2014

The Oakhurst Retreat and Conference Center in Northbridge.

Mass. AG Backing Gay Couple In Dispute With Church

Attorney General Martha Coakley is arguing that Massachusetts’ anti-discrimination law should apply in the case of a married gay couple who 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.

03/13/2014

Michael Sam. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: How You Know A Social Breakthrough Has Taken Hold

Social change tends to come slowly, even in a supposedly ultra-liberal place like Massachusetts.

02/11/2014

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