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Some Presbyterian Churches Open Up To Gay Marriage Ceremonies

Same-sex marriage is now legal in Pennsylvania. But few churches, synagogues or mosques allow a religious wedding for gay couples.

06/20/2014

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Thousands Celebrate Pride Fest Downtown

Pittsburgh’s LGBT community is celebrating this weekend.

06/15/2014

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Mayor Plans To Wed LGBT Couples In Group Ceremony

Mayor 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.

05/27/2014

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Corbett Says Only Approval Rating That Matters Is In November

Gov. Tom Corbett has had a consistently low approval rating the last four years.

05/22/2014

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Same-Sex Weddings Expected To Bring In Money For Local Businesses

Pamela Vanhaitsma and Jess Garity of Shadyside have waited years for to be officially married.

05/22/2014

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Gov. Corbett Won’t Appeal Same-Sex Marriage Case

Pennsylvania’s governor says he won’t appeal a court decision that struck down the state’s gay marriage ban.

05/21/2014

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Same-Sex Couples Line Up For Marriage Licenses

After 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.

05/21/2014

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Thousands Celebrate After Ban On Gay Marriage Lifted

Upwards of 1,000 people filled Ellsworth Avenue in Shadyside for a rally organized by the Delta Foundation of Pittsburgh.

05/20/2014

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Federal Judge Rules Pa. Gay Marriage Ban Is Unconstitutional

A Federal judge is expected to issue his ruling on Pennsylvania’s gay marriage ban.

05/20/2014

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Democrats Walk Out During Kane Impeachment Plan Hearing

Democrats on a state House committee walked out of a hearing on a resolution calling for the impeachment of Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane, a fellow Democrat.

05/06/2014

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Pa. Gay Marriage Ban Critics Seek Ruling

Gay couples and others challenging Pennsylvania’s 1996 law banning same-sex marriage asked a federal judge Monday to bypass a trial in favor of a quicker ruling in the case.

04/21/2014

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Gov. Candidate Embraces Legalization Of Marijuana

Gubernatorial candidate John Hanger, a Hershey Democrat, was in Pittsburgh Monday to join UPMC employees at a downtown demonstration, saying senior UPMC executives are fostering income inequality by short-changing workers.

03/03/2014

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Catholics Reflect Lack Of Knowledge, Differences In Survey

At the behest of Pope Francis, the Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese embraced the chance to survey Catholic families on challenges faced in today’s more liberal American culture.

02/28/2014

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Wagner In Crowded Field, But Is Only Governor Candidate From Western Pa.

In his first television interview as a candidate for governor, former Auditor General Jack Wagner told KDKA political editor Jon Delano that he knows — in a crowded field — he’s the only candidate from western Pennsylvania.

02/21/2014

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Local Couples To Spend Valentine’s Day Defending Same-Sex Marriage

For Valentine’s Day many couples will buy flowers, eat heart-shaped chocolates or go out to dinner.

02/14/2014

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