Articles tagged with: gay marriage

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 ...