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When the intensely private Rep. Mike Michaud laid bare his private life and announced he's gay, one openly gay congressman joked that the Maine Democrat had never registered on his "gaydar."(Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Company Changes Policy; Will Provide Coverage For Same-Sex Spouse

A Tennessee-based company that is a target of a sex discrimination complaint in Connecticut says it’s changing its policy and will provide health coverage to the spouses of same-sex couples.

01/31/2014

When the intensely private Rep. Mike Michaud laid bare his private life and announced he's gay, one openly gay congressman joked that the Maine Democrat had never registered on his "gaydar."(Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Connecticut Worker Sues Senior Living Chain Over Health Benefits For Her Wife

A Connecticut physical therapist has filed a sex discrimination complaint against the West Hartford senior living center where she works, saying she is being illegally denied health benefits for her wife.

01/28/2014

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Former Yale Divinity Dean Faces Church Trial In Gay Marriage

The United Methodist Church has formally charged a former Yale Divinity School Dean for presiding at the same-sex wedding of his son.

01/17/2014

File photo of two women exchanging rings during a same-sex marriage ceremony. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Same-Sex Marriages Begin In Rhode Island

Same-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.

08/01/2013

Senator Blumenthal on Marriage Equality

“Today’s Supreme Court ruling is a huge and historic victory for freedom and equality, most especially for marriage equality. Standing on the steps of the Supreme Court today as the decision came down, I was […]

06/26/2013

Governor Malloy on Marriage Equality

Governor Dannel P. Malloy today released the following statement in response to the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling on marriage equality: “The Supreme Court today reaffirmed the core principles of our country – that all people […]

06/26/2013

People queue to enter the Supreme Court in Washington on March 25, 2013. The justices will hear arguments on March 26 on California's Proposition 8 ban on same-sex marriage and on March 27 on the federal Defense of Marriage Act, which defines marriage as between one man and one woman. Five Rhode Island mayors voiced support of the cause. (Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

6 R.I. Mayors Join Push For Gay Marriage Bill

Six 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.

03/25/2013

File photo of two brides at their same-sex wedding. (Photo by SAM YEH/AFP/GettyImages)

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.

12/29/2012

Screen shot of Bryan Fischer's Twitter page. (credit: Twitter)

Anti-Gay Pundit Slams Same-Sex Parents Who Have Kids

BURLINGTON, Vt. (CBS Connecticut/AP) — An official for the American Family Association is calling for an “underground railroad” to save children of same-sex marriages. Bryan Fischer, the director of issue analysis for the AFA, said […]

08/09/2012

Rev. Williams Owens (first on right) (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex Marriage

Rev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.

08/03/2012

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