Articles tagged with: gay marriage

16 January 2015

Supreme Court says 'I do' to same sex marriage

Posted in U.S. & World News

Wash. --- A big decision out of Washington DC tonight, as the Supreme Court says 'I do' to the debate over same sex marriage. The nine justices will determine whether gay couples have the constituti ...

19 May 2014

Gay couple marries hours after law changes

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- Two years ago Monday Sheryl and Shannon Baird filed for a domestic partnership, the closest they could get to marriage. "You just love somebody and you just keep moving forward," Sh ...

19 May 2014

Oregon same-sex marriage ban overturned

Posted in Local, Regional, Politics

Ashland, Ore -- Oregon is now the 18th state to allow same sex marriages. A federal judge struck down a ban on same sex marriages in the state on Monday. "It's unconstitutional, we can get married! ...

18 May 2014

Judge rules Oregon's same-sex ban unconstitutional

Posted in Local, Politics

Update (5/19 12:00pm) U.S. District Judge Micheal McShane has overturned Oregon's same sex marriage ban, calling it unconstitutional. Ashland, Ore. --  A historic ruling will come down Monday for ...

14 May 2014

Judge: Outside group cannot defend Ore. gay marriage ban

Posted in Regional, Politics

Eugene, Ore. -- In Eugene a federal judge handed down a significant ruling today saying a national group cannot step in to defend Oregon's ban on same-sex marriage. U.S. District Judge Michael McSh ...

23 April 2014

Same sex marriage arguments heard by federal judge

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Politics

Eugene, Ore. -- It's one of the biggest civil rights questions of our time and today the issue of same sex marriage moved in Oregon moved into a federal courtroom in Eugene. Could this be the beginn ...

22 April 2014

Is Oregon ready for same sex marriage?

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- Thousands of Oregonians across the state came together Tuesday night to celebrate a same sex marriage hearing being held in Eugene on Wednesday. They wanted to send their message th ...

21 April 2014

Oregon's ban on same-sex marriage goes before federal judge

Posted in Local, Regional, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- Oregon's ban on same-sex marriage will go before a federal judge this week. A lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union of Oregon would remove the state's marriage ban. Lo ...