Same-sex Marriage

Zeoli Show Log 4.28.15

Rich covers the continuing upheaval in Baltimore and the latest in scandal surrounding Bill and Hillary Clinton. He also talked with Andrew Napolitano from FOX News, Baltimore Talk Show Host Bryan Nehman, Former Lt. Governor of Baltimore, Michael Steele and David Sirota from the International Business Times.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/28/2015

The US Supreme Court building.  File photo by Paul Gluck)

Oral Arguments Today in U.S. Supreme Court on Same-Sex Marriage Case

The justices appeared divided on the issue right from the start.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/28/2015

Representatives from the Human Rights Campaign deliver an amicus brief and accompanying signatures in support of same-sex marriage to the U.S. Supreme Court. (Credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Marriage Equality Advocates Cautiously Optimistic As Same-Sex Marriage Arguments Head To US Supreme Court

In the 1990s more than two dozen states had laws banning gay marriage. Today, that number is at 13, with 36 states plus the District of Columbia passing laws or instituting court orders making marriage equality the law of the land.

04/28/2015

New Jersey Senator Cory Booker gives remarks before the US Senate. (Photo from Senate video feed)

Booker Takes To US Senate Floor Ahead Of Same-Sex Marriage Arguments In Supreme Court Two Weeks From Now

In just two weeks, the US Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on whether the US Constitution requires states to recognize same-sex marriages from other states.

04/14/2015

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How Indiana’s Controversial Law Will Be Decided

I recognize that I can’t see this from the same perspective of apprehension as Lazin and other gay people; however, I think in addition to everything else, the free marketplace will sort out this issue.

03/31/2015

(Chris Bartlett, head of the William Way Center, describes the gay rights exhibit opening this June at the Constitution Center.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Details Announced For Constitution Center Show Outlining 50 Years of Gay Rights Efforts in Philadelphia

Titled “Speaking Out for Equality: The Constitution, Gay Rights, and the Supreme Court,” the exhibit will showcase artifacts, photographs, and legal precedents that tell the story of the gay civil rights movement.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/10/2015

Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput. File photo by KYW's Mark Abrams.

Same-Sex Marriage Could Dominate Bishops’ Debate

Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput suggests the subject of same-sex marriage could dominate the debate at this week’s conference in Baltimore.

11/10/2014

Pastor Frank Schaefer File Photo (credit: CBS3)

Pa. Pastor Who Officiated Gay Son’s Wedding Keeps Ordination

A Methodist pastor who was disciplined after he officiated at the wedding of his gay son will be allowed to remain an ordained minister.

10/27/2014

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With Same Sex Marriage Now Legal In More Than Half Of American States, Wedding Industry Has Whole New Market To Service

Same sex marriage is now legal in more than 30 states, Pennsylvania and New Jersey included. With this new development, many in the wedding planning industry are trying to figure out to reach these new potential customers.

10/11/2014

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A Philadelphia Gay Leader Elated With Today’s U.S. Supreme Court Action

“I did not expect to see this in my lifetime,” said Malcolm Lazin, founder of the Philadelphia-based Equality Forum.

10/06/2014

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Same-Sex Marriage Now Legal In More Than Half Of American States

The Supreme Court cleared the way Monday for an immediate expansion of same-sex marriage by unexpectedly and tersely turning away appeals from five states seeking to prohibit gay and lesbian unions.

10/06/2014

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More Than 30 States File Briefs Asking US Supreme Court To Rule On Same Sex Marriage

A federal court bucked a trend set by 20 other courts this week when it upheld Louisiana’s ban on same sex marriage. It could push the US Supreme Court to rule on marriage equality sooner than originally thought.

09/06/2014

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Court Rejects Bid To Appeal Pa. Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

The Philadelphia-based 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday denied Schuylkill County Orphans Court Clerk Theresa Santai-Gaffney’s request to intervene in the case.

07/03/2014

Sam Rohrer, at the Pennsylvania capitol in Harrisburg.  Photo by Tony Romeo)

Pastors’ Group Thinks Gov. Corbett Should Appeal Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Former state representative Sam Rohrer is president of the American Pastors Network and the Pennsylvania Pastors Network, both based in Elverson, Pa.

06/02/2014

(Montgomery County register of wills D. Bruce Hanes, in 2013 file photo by KYW's Brad Segall)

Montgomery County Clerk Can Resume Issuing Marriage Licenses To Same-Sex Couples

Montgomery County clerk Bruce Hanes can resume issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

05/27/2014

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