Gay Marriage

Presbyterians Approve Gay Marriage In Church ConstitutionThe Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) has expanded its definition of marriage to include a "commitment between two people," recognizing gay marriage as Christian in the church constitution after decades of debate over same-sex relationships.
W. Va. Won't Fight Challenge To Gay Marriage Ban West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey says his office will no longer fight a court challenge to West Virginia's ban on same-sex marriages.
Methodist Church Panel Overturns Pastor's Defrocking Over Same-Sex WeddingA United Methodist Church appeals panel has overturned the church's decision to defrock a pastor who presided over his son's same-sex wedding ceremony and said he would perform other gay marriages if asked.
Mayor Peduto Officiates As Same-Sex Couples Get Hitched DowntownWith family and friends looking on, 19 same-sex couples were united in matrimony during a ceremony in Pittsburgh City Council Chambers.
Thousands Celebrate Pride Fest DowntownPittsburgh's LGBT community is celebrating this weekend.
Mayor Plans To Wed LGBT Couples In Group CeremonyMayor Bill Peduto will marry a select few LGBT couples planning to tie the knot after last week's federal court decision, in a group ceremony.
Corbett Says Only Approval Rating That Matters Is In NovemberGov. Tom Corbett has had a consistently low approval rating the last four years.
Same-Sex Weddings Expected To Bring In Money For Local BusinessesPamela Vanhaitsma and Jess Garity of Shadyside have waited years for to be officially married.
Gov. Corbett Won't Appeal Same-Sex Marriage CasePennsylvania's governor says he won't appeal a court decision that struck down the state's gay marriage ban.
Same-Sex Couples Line Up For Marriage LicensesAfter a federal judge ruled Pennsylvania’s ban on gay marriage was unconstitutional, same-sex couples lined up at the City-County Building to apply for marriage licenses.
Thousands Celebrate After Ban On Gay Marriage LiftedUpwards of 1,000 people filled Ellsworth Avenue in Shadyside for a rally organized by the Delta Foundation of Pittsburgh.
Federal Judge Rules Pa. Gay Marriage Ban Is UnconstitutionalA Federal judge is expected to issue his ruling on Pennsylvania’s gay marriage ban.