Same Sex Marriage
Massachusetts will recognize same-sex marriages that were performed in Utah before they were put on hold by the U.S. Supreme Court.
A United Methodist minister is facing a church trial for officiating his son’s same-sex marriage in Massachusetts. Rev. Frank Schaefer of Lebanon, Pennsylvania could be suspended, reprimanded, or lose his career because he performed the […]
Same-sex marriages began in Rhode Island on Thursday, as local officials for the first time issued marriage licenses to gay couples who wish to wed in the state.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Joe Mathieu looks at what’s next for married gay couples who are now eligible for a range of tax, health and retirement benefits already available to heterosexual couples.
The court ruled DOMA is unconstitutional, in a 5-4 decision.
The Debate Over Same-Sex Marriage
The law prohibits same-sex couples in states where gay marriage is legal from receiving an array of federal benefits available to heterosexual married couples.
Hundreds of people were there with one message to the U.S. Supreme Court: dump the Defense of Marriage Act.
It’s not the American way to let the religious or social beliefs of some trump the rights of others.
Licenses issued at the stroke of midnight Saturday were valid as the law went into effect.