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Pa. Attorneys: Gays, Like 12-Year-Old Children, Can’t Marry

Marriage licenses given to same-sex couples in the state are invalid because the couples were barred from marrying, just like 12-year-olds, Republican Gov. Tom Corbett’s attorneys said Wednesday.

08/29/2013

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Theme Park Cancels Wedding Promo After Gay Marriage Protest

An amusement park in Ohio is canceling a wedding contest after a gay couple organized a protest against the promotion.

08/20/2013

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Braddock Mayor Continuing To Marry Same-Sex Couples

A Pittsburgh-area mayor is finding himself in demand since agreeing to marry a same-sex couple last week.

08/15/2013

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Braddock Mayor Performs First Gay Marriage In Allegheny Co.

Last week he spoke out against the ban on gay marriage and now the Mayor of Braddock is publicly defying it.

08/05/2013

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Local Mayor Says He Will Marry Gay Couples Despite State Ban

Lawyers asked a state court on Friday to throw out a lawsuit that seeks to stop a rogue county official from issuing marriage licenses to gay couples, who cannot legally wed in Pennsylvania.

08/02/2013

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Pa. Sues To Stop Issuance Of Gay Marriage Licenses

State officials in Pennsylvania are asking a court to stop a rogue county from issuing marriage licenses to gay couples.

07/30/2013

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Pa. Gay Couple Marries As County Defies State Ban

Two women were wed in a religious ceremony Wednesday morning after getting a marriage license from county officials who defied a Pennsylvania law banning same-sex unions.

07/24/2013

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Pa. County Would Issue Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

Officials in the third-largest county in Pennsylvania have agreed to issue same-sex marriage licenses, despite a state law that bans the practice.

07/23/2013

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Kane Won’t Defend Pa. Law Banning Gay Marriage

Defending Pennsylvania’s law effectively banning same-sex marriage against a legal challenge in federal court will fall to Gov. Tom Corbett.

07/11/2013

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Pa. Law Banning Gay Marriage Faces Court Challenge

The American Civil Liberties Union said it filed the first known legal challenge Tuesday seeking to overturn a state law effectively banning same-sex marriage in Pennsylvania, the only northeastern state that doesn’t allow it or civil unions.

07/09/2013

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Gay Couple Uses Adoption To Gain Benefits

Two Pittsburgh men who have been in a relationship for more than 40 years found a unique way to get around state law that prohibits benefits for same-sex couples.

06/29/2013

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Rep. Metcalfe Stops Openly Gay Legislator From Speaking

Pa. Rep. Brian Sims, a Philadelphia Democrat and the only openly gay legislator in Pennsylvania, says Pa. Rep. Daryl Metcalfe, a Cranberry Republican, invoked a House rule to keep Sims from talking about the Supreme Court’s gay marriage rulings.

06/28/2013

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Liberty Ave. Closed In Part Wednesday Morning For Gay Rally

Part of Liberty Avenue from 10th Street down to 9th Street will be closed down Wednesday morning beginning at 9:30 a.m. and lasting until noon, as the greater gay community and their supporters will rally there to await an important decision from the U.S. Supreme Court.

06/25/2013

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Pa. Sen. Casey Now Supports Gay Marriage

Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Casey announced Monday that he is now in favor of gay marriage, the latest of several lawmakers to change positions on the issue now before the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Santorum Discusses 2016 Presidential Election, Other Issues

We are more than three and a half years away from the next presidential election, but that does not mean possible candidates are waiting before they test the waters.

03/29/2013

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