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Testimony Continues In Trial That Could Overturn Mich. Gay Marriage Ban

A Stanford University professor will return to the witness stand Wednesday in a trial testing Michigan’s ban on gay marriage

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/26/2014

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’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

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Young Gay Athletes Set Tone For NBA Coming Out

Some are calling NBA player Jason a role model for this up-and-coming generation of gay and lesbian athletes. But in some ways, those young athletes and their supporters also have helped pave the way for pros like Collins.

97.1 The Ticket–05/04/2013

Rev. Williams Owens (first on right) (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex Marriage

Rev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.

08/03/2012

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Ferndale Hosts ‘First Ever’ LGBT Midwest Job Expo

Businesses and organizations known to be friendly to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community are putting out the “help wanted” sign.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/19/2012

LGBT Expert Caitlin Ryan Addresses More than 2 Dozen in Ferndale (WWJ: Kathryn Larson)

‘Family Rejection’ Number 1 Predictor Of Suicide Attempts In GLBT Community

More than two dozens concerned citizens and policy leaders spent Friday in Ferndale listening to new research on how to increase the health and well being of youth in the lesbian-gay-bisexual-transgender community.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2012

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Whirlpool Joins The “It Gets Better” Movement

In honor of National Coming Out Day, Whirlpool Corporation’s employees posted a video to share an “It Gets Better” message with LGBT youth who are struggling with bullying and self-acceptance.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/11/2011

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Lesbian And Gay Comedy Fest Coming To Dearborn

The 15th annual Michigan Lesbian & Gay ComedyFest is being held next month in Dearborn.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2011

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