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Ala. Judges Weighing Whether To Perform Same-Sex Weddings

Fred Hamic is a marrying judge: He’s performed about 1,000 weddings during seven years as Geneva County’s probate judge and considers the ceremonies a highlight of his job.

01/31/2015

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Ala Group: Some Judges Might Give Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

The association representing Alabama’s probate judges says it’s possible some judges there may issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples when courthouses open Monday, despite their advice against it.

01/25/2015

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Couple Behind Ala. Gay Marriage Case Grateful For Ruling

The couple whose lawsuit toppled Alabama’s gay marriage ban say they are grateful, overjoyed and still a little a bit in disbelief.

01/24/2015

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Attorney: Gay Marriages Should Start Soon In Miss.

An attorney for two lesbian couples and a gay rights group says marriage licenses should be issued to same-sex couples in Mississippi in about 10 days.

11/29/2014

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Pastor Who Performed Gay Marriage 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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3rd Lawsuit Challenges Alabama’s Gay Marriage Ban

In the latest challenge to Alabama’s ban on gay marriage, a lesbian couple is suing the state over recognition of their marriage, performed in Massachusetts.

06/10/2014

The 43rd annual San Francisco Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Pride Celebration & Parade makes its way down Market St. on June 30, 2013, in San Francisco, Calif. (credit: Sarah Rice/Getty Images)

New Effort Launched In South To Build Wider Acceptance Of Gay Marriage

Less than two weeks after a federal judge declared Virginia’s ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional, a new effort has been launched in the South seeking to build wider acceptance of gay and lesbian couples in the hope of overturning similar bans across the region.

02/24/2014

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Study: Increase In Marriages Would Help Economy

A recent study suggests that increases in the rates at which people get married would help the economy, as married people tend to spend more.

10/28/2013

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Chick-fil-A CEO: ‘Founding Fathers Would Be Ashamed’ Of Supreme Court Ruling

Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy has waded into the gay marriage issue once again.

06/27/2013

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Talk Back Friday: Open Letter

On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques- White we talked about Jay-Z’s response to critics comments in his song “Open Letter”. Should Jay-Z have responded on his forum? We also brought up the comments Ben Carson […]

WAOK-AM–04/12/2013

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