adoption

Judge Prepares For Trial On Michigan’s Gay Marriage Ban

A federal judge could overturn a ban on gay marriage approved by Michigan voters in 2004.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/13/2014

US Judge Hears Challenge To Mich. Gay Marriage Ban

A 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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/16/2014

Demonstrators are seen outside District Court in Detroit. (credit: Charlie Langton/WWJ)

Michigan Same-Sex Marriage Lawsuit Will Go To Trial

A federal judge says he will hold a trial before deciding whether to overturn Michigan’s ban on same-sex marriage.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/16/2013

Demonstrators are seen outside District Court in Detroit. (credit: Charlie Langton/WWJ)

Michigan’s 2004 Gay Marriage Ban Faces Challenge

U.S. District Judge Bernard Friedman may throw out the law Wednesday after hearing arguments in his Detroit courtroom.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/16/2013

Jayne Rowse and her partner April DeBoer -- the Detroit-area nurses who filed a lawsuit to try to overturn restrictions on adoption by same-sex partners. (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

Fall Showdown In Court On Mich. Gay Marriage Ban

A federal judge says he’ll hear arguments Oct. 1 on the legality of Michigan’s ban on gay marriage and adoption by same-sex couples.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2013

Jayne Rowse and April DeBoer of Hazel Park have brought suit in U.S. District Court in Detroit. (credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)

Judge Wants Trial On Mich. Gay Marriage Ban

A federal judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit by two women challenging Michigan’s ban on gay marriage and joint adoptions by same-sex couples.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2013

Nearly 200 Animals Need Homes After Hillsdale Humane Society Forced To Close

Attention animal lovers: A no-kill animal shelter facing financial troubles needs your help.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/08/2013

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Michigan House Puts Time Limit On Adoption Reversal

Legislation approved Tuesday would give parents 5 days to reverse course and file a petition with a judge saying they want to keep their child.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2013

Proposals Aim To Ease Michigan’s Adoption Process

Michigan lawmakers have introduced measures they say will make it easier for Michigan residents to adopt.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/04/2013

Hundreds of dogs, cats, puppies and kittens will be available for immediate adoption at the largest off-site adoption event in the country during the annual "Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo" event.(credit: michiganhumane.org)

Meet Your Best Friend At The Detroit Zoo This Weekend

Hundreds of dogs, cats, puppies and kittens will be available for immediate adoption to loving homes at one of the nation’s largest off-site companion animal adoption events.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/22/2012

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