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Michigan Gay Marriage Ban

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

Lawyer Lambastes Anti-Gay Marriage Ruling As 'Fundamentally Misguided'

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 11.08.2014 | Politics

DETROIT -- A federal appeals court ruling in favor of anti-gay marriage laws in four states stunned members of the LGBT community and left hundreds of...

Republicans Destroy Republican Arguments Against Gay Marriage

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 06.19.2014 | Politics

A group of Republicans took a position on Michigan's same-sex marriage ban this week, saying gay marriage promotes conservative values of stability, m...

Michigan's Gay Couples: 'We Can't Be Done Now'

AP | COREY WILLIAMS and JEFF KAROUB | Posted 03.25.2014 | Gay Voices

DETROIT (AP) — Bethany Joy Rozeboom and Mary Winn couldn't have been much happier after receiving their long-awaited marriage license this weekend a...

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

LOOK: These Couples Couldn't Wait To Say 'I Do'

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 03.24.2014 | Gay Voices

A day after a federal judge struck down Michigan's gay marriage ban, same-sex marriage was put on hold by a federal appeals court. However, in the few...

WATCH: Michigan's First Gay Couple To Wed Speaks Out On 'Legal Limbo' Of Their Union

Posted 03.24.2014 | Gay Voices

The first gay couple to tie the knot in Michigan before same-sex marriages were put on hold in the state spoke out in a new interview with HuffPost Li...

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

Judge Strikes Down Gay Marriage Ban In Another State

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 03.23.2014 | Politics

Michigan's 10-year-old ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional, a federal judge ruled Friday in Detroit. U.S. District Judge Bernard Friedman's rul...

Expert Witness In Michigan Gay Marriage Trial Makes Shocking Claim

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 03.07.2014 | Gay Voices

An expert witness in Michigan's gay marriage trial said he believed homosexuals would go to hell if they don't repent. Canadian economist Douglas A...

This 'Expert' Claims Gay Parents Are Bad For Kids, But Here's Why You Shouldn't Listen

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 03.19.2014 | Gay Voices

An expert witness in the federal trial on Michigan's gay marriage ban who found that same-sex relationships have a negative effect on children was den...

Same-Sex Parents Defended At Michigan's Gay Marriage Trial

AP | ED WHITE | Posted 02.26.2014 | Gay Voices

DETROIT (AP) — A sociologist testifying Wednesday at Michigan's gay-marriage trial said children raised by same-sex parents suffer no handicap when ...

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

Gay Marriage Could Become Legal In Michigan, And This Couple Can't Wait

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 10.16.2013 | Gay Voices

Ever since the Supreme Court overturned the Defense of Marriage Act in June, Grace Wojcik has kept a packet of official paperwork stuck to the fridge ...

State Official Makes Absurd Reasoning For Gay Marriage Ban

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 09.18.2013 | Gay Voices

When April DeBoer and Jayne Rowse's case goes to trial in Detroit this fall, it could mean the end of Michigan's ban on gay marriage. But that hasn't ...

Challenge To State's Gay Marriage Ban Moves Forward

Reuters | Posted 09.10.2013 | Detroit

By Joseph Lichterman DETROIT, July 10 (Reuters) - A challenge to Michigan's constitutional ban on same-sex marriage brought by a subur...

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

Next Up: Gay Marriage In Michigan?

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 06.26.2013 | Detroit

Will Michigan soon change its stance on same-sex unions? New bills, recent polls and a move to put a referendum on the ballot suggest that the gay 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...