Michigan Lawmakers OK Adoption Refusals On Religious GroundsThe legislation passed Michigan's Republican Legislature despite objections that it would permit discrimination against gay couples and others.
Michigan House Approves Religious-Objection Adoption BillsThe Republican-led state House has approved bills that would let faith-based adoption agencies refuse to participate in adoptions that violate their religious beliefs.
Sign Of The Times: Couple Turns To Facebook Seeking Child To AdoptJason and Heidi are no strangers to using the internet to fulfill their dreams -- they met online. Now married for three years, the couple has turned to Facebook to help network and find a child.
Lesbian Nurses Challenging Gay Marriage Ban Adopt 4th ChildThe adoption of 2-year-old Rylee DeBoer-Rowse became final in Oakland County on Tuesday.
Michigan Senate Votes To Ease Adoptions, Change Time LimitsThe three bills now go to Gov. Rick Snyder.
Federal Judge To Deliver Gay Marriage Ruling Within 2 WeeksThe judge must decide if there is a rational public interest in restricting marriage to a man and a woman.
Michigan Trial On Gay Marriage Ban Enters Last LegA judge is hearing final arguments in a challenge to Michigan's ban on same-sex marriage, which was approved by voters in 2004.
In Gay Marriage Trial, Prof. Says Ideal Household Led By Man And WomanHe testified that children raised by heterosexual parents had a much greater chance of making normal progress through school than those living with same-sex couples
Disputed Study's Author Testifies On Gay MarriageThe judge must determine whether there's a rational public interest in restricting marriage to a man and a woman in Michigan.
Testimony Continues In Trial That Could Overturn Mich. Gay Marriage BanA Stanford University professor will return to the witness stand Wednesday in a trial testing Michigan's ban on gay marriage
Judge Prepares For Trial On Michigan's Gay Marriage BanA federal judge could overturn a ban on gay marriage approved by Michigan voters in 2004.
US Judge Hears Challenge To Mich. Gay Marriage BanA federal judge is considering a U.S. constitutional challenge to a voter-approved 2004 amendment to the Michigan Constitution that ban's same sex marriages.