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Stories Of Love, Life, Death In High Court Gay Marriage Case

April DeBoer and Jayne Rowse have become celebrities of sorts in their Detroit suburb of Hazel Park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2015

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Q&A: What’s At Stake In Supreme Court Gay Marriage Arguments

As recently as October, just over one-third of the states permitted same-sex marriage.

CBS Detroit–04/26/2015

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Senate Committee Approves Religious-Objection Adoption Bills

The bills approved would also prevent governments from refusing to issue a license or provide funding for adoption agencies exercising objections.

CBS Detroit–04/22/2015

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Group Stresses Value Of Love, Commitment In Same-Sex Marriage

A statewide coalition advocating equal right for all citizens visiting a midtown church.

CBS Detroit–03/29/2015

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)

Hazel Park Couple: ‘We Are Looking Forward To Winning Marriage Equality In The U.S.’

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/17/2015

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Detroiters Rally For The Preservation Of Traditional Marriage Beliefs

About 50 people gathered at Eliza Howell Park for the event put on by the Michigan Pastors National Coalition for Traditional Marriage.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/09/2014

Michigan Ban On Same-Sex Marriage Declared Unconstitutional

The state of Michigan’s ban on same-sex marriage has been struck down.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2014

Motor City Pride parade makes it way through downtown Detroit. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Motor City Pride Parade Highlights Efforts To Repeal Ban On Gay Marriage

Members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community are talking about efforts to repeal Michigan’s gay marriage ban.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/09/2013

President Barack Obama stands on stage with first lady Michelle Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and Dr. Jill Biden after his victory speech on election night(Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Opinion: Happy Thanksgiving

The Buck Starts Here wishes a happy Thanksgiving to our readers. For progressives there is much to be thankful for this year.

11/22/2012

Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Opinion: Romney and Ryan Are Real Life Versions Of GOP Caricatures Of Kerry and Gore

In an odd turn of events, the Republicans in Tampa nominated real life versions of their cartoon versions of Kerry and Gore. Republicans thought John Kerry should be criticized for changing positions. But Kerry is not in the same league as Romney who ran as a pro-choice candidate and promised to do more for gay rights than Ted Kennedy.

09/04/2012

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