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Lansing May Cut Ties With Russian City Over Anti-Gay Policy

Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero said Russia’s anti-gay policies are “abhorrent” …

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/23/2013

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Mich. Ban On Domestic Partner Benefits Blocked

A federal judge on Friday blocked Michigan’s ban on domestic partner benefits for employees who work for public schools or local governments, saying state lawmakers simply wanted to punish gays and lesbians.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2013

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Gay Marriage Vote May Come To Michigan In 2016

With more than half of voters supporting a repeal of Michigan’s gay marriage ban, advocates say it’s not a matter of if — but when — same-sex marriage is legal in the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/09/2013

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Conservative Christians Protest Gay Group’s Mass

A group representing gay Catholics is proceeding with plans to celebrate Mass on Sunday at Marygrove College in the face of appeals from a conservative group.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/02/2013

Equality For Gays Could Come To Vote In Royal Oak

Opponents of a controversial human rights ordinance in the city Royal Oak turned in over 1,200 petition signatures on Tuesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2013

Hundreds of activists take part in the Gay Parade in Caracas, July 4, 2010. AFP PHOTO/Miguel Gutierrez (Photo credit should read MIGUEL GUTIERREZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Human Rights Ordinance On Hold In Royal Oak

A metro Detroit community’s human rights ordinance that would make it illegal to discriminate based on sexual orientation and a number of other factors has been placed on hold as opponents seek to put the issue before voters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/15/2013

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)

Judge Postpones Ruling That Could End Michigan Gay Marriage Ban

A U.S. District Judge in Detroit has decided to postpone his ruling in a potentially groundbreaking challenge to Michigan’s ban on same-sex marriage.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2013

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Judge Taking A Look At Michigan Gay Marriage Ban

A lesbian couple’s desire to adopt each other’s children has grown into a potentially groundbreaking challenge to Michigan’s ban on same-sex marriage.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2013

Royal Oak Commission Adopts Human Rights Ordinance

Royal Oak is the latest Michigan community to adopt a human rights ordinance that makes it illegal to discriminate based on sexual orientation and a number of other factors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/05/2013

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Court OKs Same Sex Partner Benefits For State Workers

A divided Michigan Court of Appeals has upheld a state panel’s decision to extend health care benefits to same-sex partners of state employees.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/09/2013

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