April DeBoer and Jayne Rowse — the two Michigan women who legally challenged the state’s ban on gay marriage — exchanged vows Saturday during the ceremony.
Two Detroit-area nurses whose lawsuit erased Michigan’s ban on gay marriage are expected to exchange vows before the judge who struck down the ban.
Snyder urged Michigan residents to embrace the state’s diversity by treating everyone with respect.
Michigan Nurses Who Sparked Movement, Challenged Same-Sex Marriage Ban Celebrate Supreme Court Ruling
April DeBoer and Jayne Rowse say it’s a day for a lot of celebration.
April DeBoer and Jayne Rowse have become celebrities of sorts in their Detroit suburb of Hazel Park.
Both sides have made their case to the Supreme Court on gay marriage and now it’s up to the justices.
The U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments Tuesday for challenges to state bans on same-sex marriage.
Exciting, thrilled and overwhelming are the words used by April Deboer and Jayne Rowse as they described how they feel, knowing the country’s highest court will decide the gay marriage issue that they helped propel.
The adoption of 2-year-old Rylee DeBoer-Rowse became final in Oakland County on Tuesday.
In an appeal filed Monday on behalf of Detroit-area nurses April DeBoer and Jayne Rowse, the justices are being asked to overturn a lower court ruling that upheld laws opposing same-sex marriage in Michigan, and three other states.