Patriots Filing Legal Brief At Supreme Court In Support Of Gay MarriageThe New England Patriots are for same-sex marriage. So are the San Francisco Giants.
Bishop: 'It Is A Demand Of The Gospel' To Speak Out About Abortion, Gay MarriageBishop Thomas Tobin of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Providence, known for his activism against legalizing same-sex marriage and taking on politicians who support abortion rights, struck a conciliatory tone Friday, a week after he was quoted as saying he was "a little bit disappointed" Pope Francis hadn't addressed abortion since being elected six months ago.
RI Same-Sex Couples Using New Gay Marriage Law To Get DivorcedSame-sex couples in Rhode Island are using the state’s new gay marriage law to file for divorce.
Same-Sex Marriages Begin In Rhode IslandSame-sex marriages began in Rhode Island on Thursday, as local officials for the first time issued marriage licenses to gay couples who wish to wed in the state.
New London Mayor, Spouse Invited To White House New London's mayor and his husband have been invited to the White House for a celebration of LGBT Pride month.
Catholic Church's Influence Declines In Gay Marriage DebateThe openly gay state representative led the fight to legalize same-sex marriage in what may be the most Catholic state in the nation's most Catholic region. And, in early May, Rhode Island became the sixth and final New England state to allow gay couples to marry when its Democratic-dominated Legislature.
Rhode Island Becomes 10th State With Gay Marriage Rhode Island on Thursday became the nation's 10th state to allow gay and lesbian couples to wed, as a 16-year effort to extend marriage rights in this heavily Catholic state ended with the triumphant cheers of hundreds of gays, lesbians, their families and friends.
Gay Marriage, Guns And Taxes Await R.I. AssemblyRhode Island lawmakers are taking a week off before returning to the Statehouse to confront tough questions on gun control, gay marriage, business taxes and the state's economy.
6 R.I. Mayors Join Push For Gay Marriage BillSix Rhode Island mayors called on Rhode Island's state Senate on Monday to pass legislation allowing gays and lesbians to marry, joining a growing list of those backing the effort to join the rest of New England in allowing same-sex wedlock.
R.I. Bishop: Gay Marriage 'Unnecessary' The leader of Rhode Island's Roman Catholic Diocese has again entered the debate over gay marriage, calling it "immoral and unnecessary."
Maine Same-Sex Couples Marry In First Hours Of Law Arriving in a limo, Donna Galluzzo and Lisa Gorney had all the trappings of a traditional wedding: Rings, flowers, wedding vows, an entourage and a friend to officiate.
Wedding Trade Expects Boost From Gay-Marriage Laws In the two weeks since Maine voters approved a law allowing same-sex marriage, Clay Hill Farm has been getting phone calls and emails from gay couples inquiring about open dates and wedding packages at the restaurant and wildlife sanctuary, a popular wedding spot in York.