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Same Sex Marriage Michigan

First Gay Marriage In This State

AP | EMMA FIDEL | Posted 03.22.2014 | Politics

MASON, Mich. (AP) — Two women were the first gay couple to marry in Michigan on Saturday, one day after the state's ban on gay marriage, approved by...

Ashley Woods

They're Married, But Can't Share The Same Last Name

HuffingtonPost.com | Ashley Woods | Posted 01.24.2014 | Gay Voices

Newlyweds Brianna Hoskins and Crystal Reese had to travel from Michigan to New York in order to be legally married. Even though they now have a mar...

Lawmakers Make Big Push For Gay Marriage

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 05.30.2013 | Detroit

Michigan isn't known for being a state with policies that are friendly toward the LGBT community, but several state lawmakers are trying to change tha...

Michigan Marriage Equality In 2014?

Brian Stone | Posted 05.08.2013 | Gay Voices
Brian Stone

As Sun Tzu said in The Art of War, "Know when to fight and when not to." This is what marriage-equality supporters in Michigan must consider. The ultimate question is about terrain: to fight in 2014 or in 2016?

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

LGBT Activists To Governor: 'Gay Families Matter'

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 01.18.2012 | Detroit

LGBT Michiganders and their allies from across the state will rally in Lansing on the Capitol steps at noon Wednesday, ahead of Gov. Rick Snyder's "St...

Snyder Signs Domestic Partner Benefits Ban

The Huffington Post | Simone Landon | Posted 12.22.2011 | Detroit

Gov. Rick Snyder signed legislation Thursday banning domestic partner benefits for state employees. Snyder, however, vetoed a portion of the legislati...