Same-Sex Marriage

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Local Leaders Share Support For SCOTUS Ruling On Same-Sex Marriage

Lots of people around the country have showed their support for the Supreme Court’s ruling on same-sex marriage Friday.

06/26/2015

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Supreme Court Says Same-Sex Marriage Legal In All 50 States

Supreme Court says same-sex couples have right to marry in all 50 states.

06/26/2015

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Presbyterians Approve Gay Marriage In Church Constitution

The 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.

03/18/2015

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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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