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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

Parents Sue Mich. DHS For Adoption Fraud

Some Michigan parents are planning to file a federal lawsuit in Detroit Thursday, claiming that the state and adoption agency officials withheld crucial details about the physical and mental disabilities in the children they adopted.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/13/2012

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Debate: Should Gay Couples Be Allowed To Adopt?

Opposing sides of the issue faced off Friday morning during a round-table discussion with Talk Radio 1270 host Charlie Langton.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/31/2012

Judge Needs More Time In Unmarried Adoption Case

A federal judge has decided to wait ten days before deciding if a lesbian couple can adopt a child.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/29/2012

Adoption Ban For Gay, Unmarried Couples In Court

The state of Michigan is asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit that challenges a ban on adoption by unmarried couples.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/29/2012

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