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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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Same-Sex Marriage Activists Kick Off Pa. Campaign

Proponents of same-sex marriage are launching a campaign to legalize it in Pennsylvania – the last holdout among the Northeast states.

12/11/2013

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Judge Sets Same-Sex Marriage Lawsuit Trial Date

A federal judge Friday set June 9 as the trial date for a lawsuit challenging Pennsylvania’s gay-marriage ban after rejecting a request to delay the proceeding.

11/23/2013

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Chief Justice Castille Dicusses Same-Sex Marriage & Corruption

Chief Justice Ron Castille recently talked about a range of issues, including one that he is sure will be coming before his court – same-sex marriage

10/23/2013

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Pa., N.J. Spotlight Same-Sex Marriage Efforts

Pennsylvania and New Jersey are on tracks that could lead to the Northeast being the first full region in the country to legalize gay marriage — but the routes are hardly parallel and the horsepower anything but equal.

10/19/2013

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Pa. Judge Orders End To Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

A Pennsylvania judge is stopping a suburban Philadelphia court clerk from issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples, saying it was a clear violation of his legal authority.

09/12/2013

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Judge Vows Quick Pa. Same-Sex Marriage Case Ruling

A Pennsylvania judge is promising to rule quickly on whether a county clerk should be ordered to stop handing out marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

09/04/2013

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Pa. Commonwealth Court To Hear Arguments On Same-Sex Marriage

Pennsylvania’s Commonwealth Court will hear arguments on Wednesday about whether to stop the issuance of marriage licenses to gay couples.

09/03/2013

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LGBT Community Takes Part In Labor Day Parade

For the first time in Pittsburgh’s Labor Day Parade history, members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community marched alongside members of the Service Employees International Union.

09/02/2013

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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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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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