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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

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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

A candlelight vigil was held on the steps of the state capitol in Lansing Monday night, in support of marriage equality (photo: Jon Hewett/WWJ)

Advocates Of Same-Sex Marriage Host Candlelight Vigil In Lansing

Crowds gathered outside the State Capitol in Lansing on Monday as demonstrators showed support at a candlelight vigil for the approval of same-sex marriage in the state, as could be decided on by the Supreme Court.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/28/2015

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)

There’s A Question Of Whether Same-Sex Marriage Is Fundamental Right Says Law Professor

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments Tuesday for challenges to state bans on same-sex marriage.

CBS Detroit–04/26/2015

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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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Michigan Lawmaker Criticized For Issuing ‘Agenda Alert’ After Gay Journalist Is Promoted

A mid-Michigan lawmaker is being criticized on social media after he “alerted” his followers to the promotion of a gay journalist at a Michigan newspaper.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/23/2015

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US Supreme Court To Hear Gay Marriage Case April 28

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

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/05/2015

Same-sex couples line up outside the Oakland County Clerk's Office less than 24 hours after a federal judge struck down Michigan's ban on gay marriage as unconstitutional. (Credit: Beth Fisher/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Gov. Snyder: Michigan Will Recognize About 300 Gay Marriages

“The judge has determined that same-sex couples were legally married on that day,” the governor said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2015

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Gay Marriage Case May Affect Discrimination, Religion Bills

“You could have a situation where people are allowed to get married in a state but will lose their jobs if they were to come out publicly.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/25/2015

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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