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Judges blast Ind., Wisc. gay marriage bans

As the legal skirmish over same-sex marriage shifted to the three-judge panel of the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago, more than 200 people lined up hoping to get a spot in the hearing room.

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Michigan same-sex couples fight to get marriages recognized

Lawyers for Attorney General Bill Schuette argued in court Thursday that forcing Michigan to recognize the marriages would create "mass confusion."

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Same-sex couples fight for recognition

While locals wait for a federal appeals court to decide the fate of Michigan's gay marriage ban, a different debate will play out in downtown Detroit Thursday.

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Affirmative action ruling could impact gay marriage fight

The ruling by the Supreme Court to keep Michigan's affirmative action ban in place is expected to cause a ripple effect across the country. However, the same fight is being played out over Michigan's ban on same-sex ...

ACLU suing to require state recognition of gay marriages

The American Civil Liberties Union says it's filing a...

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Same-sex newlywed beaten in Ypsilanti

Police in Ypsilanti are investigating an assault of ...

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US recognizes Michigan same-sex couple marriages

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has extended federal recognition to the Michigan marriages of about 300 same-sex couples ...

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Same-sex couples apply for adoptions in Oakland County

On Saturday, Michele and her partner married in Oakland County.

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Married same-sex couple disappointed with governor's stance

Jennifer Brown and Jennifer Carney were married Saturday at the Oakland ...

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Appeals court extends freeze on gay marriage in Michigan

A federal appeals court has indefinitely suspended a judge's decision ...

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DeBoer, Rowse ask court to allow gay marriages to resume

Attorneys for two Hazel Park women at the center of the case against Michigan's ...

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Michigan same-sex marriage: What's next?

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette kicked off his re-election bid on Monday ...

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Federal appeals court temporarily stays enforcement of same-sex marriage ruling

The Federal appeals court is suspending same-sex marriages in Michigan until at least Wednesday, March 26.

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Ingham County clerk issues 57 Michigan same-sex marriage licenses

Byrum announced special Saturday hours for her office following Judge Bernard Friedman's ruling that struck down the state’s...

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Ingham County issues 1st Michigan same-sex marriage licenses

Ingham County Clerk Barb Byrum performed the first same-sex marriage ceremonies in Michigan on Saturday morning ...

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AG: Freeze gay-marriage ban strike-down

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette is asking a federal appeals court to immediately freeze ...

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Judge: Michigan's ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional

A Michigan couple has won their fight against the state's voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage....

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Trial over Michigan's gay marriage ban: The rundown

It has been three weeks since the beginning of a trial challenging Michigan's ...

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On trial: State takes aim at same-sex study

Lawyers for Jayne Rowse and April DeBoer cite a 2005 finding by the American Psychological Association ...

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Attorneys grill sociologist testifying in gay marriage trial

Both sides in this trial agree on one thing: April DeBoer and Jayne Rowse ...

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Sociologist says gay couples' kids find trouble later in life

While demonstrators weighed in on same-sex marriage outside Detroit federal ...

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Gay marriage supporters, opponents rally outside court

The bitter cold didn't stop defenders of traditional marriage and those fighting for equality ...

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Decision looms in Mich. gay marriage trial

Larry Dubin, who is a law professor at the University of Detroit-Mercy Law School, believes Judge Bernard Friedman ...