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BREAKING: R.I. approves marriage equality, Governor prepares to sign bill - http://t.co/R3HmVF0vZ4
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — The Rhode Island state House of Representatives voted moments ago to join nine other U.S. states and the District of Columbia in allowing gay and lesbian couples the freedom to marry.
Texas man, separated by family from partner of 34 years, hopes for reunion - http://t.co/StHxhSq8LD
STROUD, Okla. -- A Texas man is speaking out after being separated since 2011 from his partner of more than three decades, in hopes that other gay couples will learn from his ordeal and take the legal steps necessary to prevent hostile interference from others.
DENVER -- A new chapter for Colorado families began today at 12:01 a.m. when hard-fought legislation for civil unions took effect, allowing same-sex couples to form civil unions for the first time. Same-sex marriages performed in other states were...
#BREAKING: New chapter for #Colorado families begins as civil unions law take effect - http://t.co/h3VrOQphXJ - @lgbtqnation #COmarriage
Daughter of man arrested at husband's bedside: Hospital statement is 'absolute and utter bullshit' - http://t.co/zZrYLnVG7Q
LEES SUMMIT, Mo. -- The daughter of a Missouri man who was arrested after refusing to leave the bedside of his spouse at a Kansas City hospital earlier this week, is speaking out, and has called the hospital's statement of events "absolute and utter bullshit."
Missouri man arrested, hancuffed, banned from bedside of sick partner - http://t.co/WFOyRzQxRU
LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. -- A Missouri man has been arrested for refusing to leave the hospital bedside of his sick partner after a family member requested that he do so. Roger Gorley said hospital security at Research Medical Center in Kansas City forcibly...