Tag: legalizing same sex marriage

Rawlings won’t budge on marriage pledge

Dallas mayor says decision not to sign document puts him in position to advocate for LGBT equality among religious conservatives JOHN WRIGHT  |  Senior Editor wright@dallasvoice.com Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings said this week that...

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Same-sex marriage returns to political spotlight

Issue could appear on ballot in as many as 6 states this year NEW YORK — Same-sex marriage is back in the political spotlight and likely to remain there through Election Day in November as a half-dozen states face potentially...

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New York recognizes same-sex conjugal visits

This comes under the category of one of those rights you probably didn’t know you didn’t have: New York has changed regulations to allow same-sex conjugal visits. The article caught my eye because of a picture of the...

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10 countries now allow same-sex marriage

Associated Press NEW YORK — A leading rights group says 10 countries have legalized same-sex marriage in the past decade. But Human Rights Watch said in a survey released Monday that bias continues against people who want to...

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Castro sorry for persecution of gays in Cuba

Fidel Castro The latest country to talk about legalizing same-sex marriage will not become the new gay and lesbian travel destination anytime soon. What is the latest country to talk about legalizing same-sex unions? That...

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Gov. Rick Perry links job creation, gay marriage

We’ve commented here repeatedly about how Texas Republicans — and most notably Gov. Rick Perry — have been largely avoiding LGBT issues so far this election cycle. But obviously Perry hasn’t completely forgotten...

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