same sex marriage


Openly Gay Methodist Minister Marries After ‘Forced’ Resignation

The 31-year-old says he was forced to resign after the bishop’s office received a report he had a same-sex partner.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/18/2015

Ann Arbor Christopher Taylor (credit: City of Ann Arbor)

Ann Arbor Mayor ‘Excited’ To Officiate First Gay Marriage, Will Charge No Fee

“I’m open for business,” sayd Mayor Christopher Taylor. “If you’re interested in getting married, please come and let me know!”

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2015

ANN ARBOR, MI - JUNE 26: April DeBoer (left) and Jayne Rowse (right), a same-sex couple with four adopted children,  celebrate the Supreme Court's ruling on gay marriage at a press conference June 26th, 2015 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that same-sex couples have the right t marry in all 50 states. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

District Judge, Same-Sex Couples Celebrate Supreme Court Ruling Throughout Michigan [AUDIO]

The high court’s decision comes 15 months after Friedman ruled the state’s gay-marriage ban was unconstitutional.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/27/2015


Gov. Snyder: Michigan Will ‘Fully Comply’ With Gay Marriage

Snyder urged Michigan residents to embrace the state’s diversity by treating everyone with respect.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2015

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)

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2015

(Credit: Beth Fisher/WWJ Newsradio 950)

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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Michigan Bill Would Require All Marriages To Be Sanctioned By Religion

“I believe that the traditional marriage is really God’s model for marriage. I don’t believe that government has a role in it.”

CBS Detroit–06/18/2015

(Credit: Beth Fisher/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Mass Gay Wedding Parade Expected To Draw Hundreds To Detroit Sunday

Hundreds are expected to walk down a very long aisle on Sunday in Detroit as part of a mass wedding procession.

CBS Detroit–06/03/2015

Jayne Rowse and April DeBoer of Hazel Park have brought suit in U.S. District Court in Detroit. (credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)

Arguments Made On Gay Marriage Before Supreme Court Judges

Both sides have made their case to the Supreme Court on gay marriage and now it’s up to the justices.

CBS Detroit–04/28/2015


Tuesday’s The Day: Supreme Court Hearing Arguments On Gay Marriage

What started as a petition by a lesbian couple from metro Detroit could end up changing the course of American history.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/28/2015