Vermont Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage

According to the Associated Press, Vermont became the first state to legislatively enact same-sex marriage today. Impressively, the state legislature overrode a veto by the governor. Now that is what I call a solid base of support. Vermont is the fourth state with same-sex marriage. (Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Iowa are the other three.) From the …

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Same Sex Marriage in Iowa beginning April 24th!

Just read my email and discovered that the Iowa Supreme court has upheld a lower court ruling which legalizes same-sex marriage. Even better, the decision has wording which is about as good as could be expected. Honestly, I’m a tad disappointed that Illinois wasn’t first*, but I’m still going to celebrate tonight! Unanimous ruling: Iowa …

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Love Makes a Family retires

Today, Love Makes a Family – the organization that has been instrumental in obtaining same-sex marriage in Connecticut – announced that it would be closing its doors. Their letter to members stated that the organization will be closing its doors on December 31, 2009. Having accomplished our core mission, Love Makes a Family has begun …

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