Monthly Archives: March 2018

Hamilton Jewelers – Princeton Gay Wedding Rings

Hamilton Jewelers - Princeton Gay Wedding Rings

Founded in Trenton, New Jersey, Hamilton Jewelers was established in 1912, when a legacy of tradition and outstanding service began. This spirit of service – to clients and community – is the thread that unifies the three generations of the Siegel family for over 100 years, in Princeton and central New Jersey and Palm Beach, […]

UK Parliament Advances Marriage Equality Bill for Northern Ireland

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Two former Conservative equalities ministers have given their backing to a bill that would bring equal marriage to Northern Ireland, as it passed its first reading. Northern Ireland is currently the only part of the UK that continues to ban same-sex marriage, due to opposition from the ultra-conservative Democratic Unionist Party.  Following the collapse […]

Gay Male Couples Least Likely to Divorce

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Married gay male couples are the least likely to divorce and break up. Researchers have found same-sex male couples are twice as likely as not break up as lesbians. Women in same-sex relationships are 1.5 times as likely as heterosexual couples to have broken up. A study following 515 couples in Vermont has found longer […]

92% of Young Gays Want to Be Married or Monogamous

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You might think that young gay men are all about the single life and dating apps. But it turns out that polyamory and open relationships are not the dream, it’s monogamy. Researchers have found surprising new relationship trends among gay men aged 18 to 39. Lanz Lowen and Blake Spears, a non-monogamous couple for 36 […]

Sterling Castle – Alabama Gay Friendly Wedding Venue

Sterling Castle - Alabama Gay Friendly Wedding Venue

The Sterling Castle is a Full Service, All Inclusive Venue. Every package is value priced and based on a couples needs and budget. Our in-house design team saves you money while giving you the highest level of service. The end result? The Sterling Castle is the highest rated venue in the state of Alabama according […]

US Supreme Court Cases Could Expand Title VII Protections to Queer Americans

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A series of court cases winding their way toward the U.S. Supreme Court offer the prospect of fundamentally expanding the federal Civil Rights Act to provide definitive statutory inclusion for LGBT Americans. This development portends a clarification that federal protections on the basis of “sex” are to be interpreted as encompassing “sexual orientation” and “gender […]

South Carolina GOP Governor: Adoption Agencies Can Reject Non-Christian Parents

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Gov. Henry McMaster is coming to the defense of an Upstate foster care agency that requires participating families to be Christian. McMaster issued an executive order Tuesday that allows foster care providers to discriminate based on religion without losing their license. For nearly three decades, Greenville-based Miracle Hill Ministries has only allowed foster children to […]

Bakies – Mount Pleasant Gay Wedding Cakes

Bakies - Mount Pleasant Gay Wedding Cakes

Bakies has established itself as a landmark Mount Pleasant bakery by creating elegant and unique customized wedding, groom’s, shower, occasion and novelty cakes, sweet trays, custom shortbread cookies and other edible gifts. Their bakers have a love and a passion for baking, and their decorators have the creativity and experience to bring to life anything […]

GOP Goes After LGBTIQA Rights

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The Trump era is seeing a concerted effort to roll back LGBTIQA rights: Alabama Senate Passes Bill to Erase Marriage Licences So Judges Won’t Give Them to Gay Couples The Senate in Alabama has passed a Republican-sponsored bill which aims to outlaw same-sex marriages by eliminating marriage licences altogether. State Sen. Greg Albritton, the bill’s […]

Gay Couple Sues After Wedding Photo Used in GOP Attack Ad

Gay Couple Sues GOP

A gay couple has hired an attorney to sue their state’s Republican Party after a photo of their wedding was used in an attack ad. Shane and Landon Morgan of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, got married in a ceremony officiated by Gayle Jordan. Jordan posted a picture of herself with the happy couple to Facebook. Jordan, a […]

Coral Sea Resort – Airlie Beach Gay Friendly Wedding Venue

Coral Sea Resort - Airlie Beach Gay Friendly Wedding Venue

The award winning Coral Sea Resort, in the exclusive sea side enclave of Airlie Beach, in the stunning Whitsundays, is an oasis of luxury and tranquility offering exclusive Whitsunday wedding packages and the most special wedding venues Airlie Beach has on offer. The ideal location for your oceanfront Airlie Beach wedding venue, breathtaking reception and […]

Hawaii May Ban Conversion Therapy

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waii, ban, conversion therapy The Hawaii State Senate passed a bill banning conversion therapy on minors in the Tuesday (6 March) session. In SB 270’s text, conversion therapy, both in practice and advertisement, is prohibited. ‘No person who is licensed to provide professional counseling shall: (1) Engage in or attempt to engage in sexual orientation […]

Court Unleashes Marriage Equality Flood in Latin America

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Last January, the Inter-American Court of Human Rights issued a marriage-equality ruling that effectively brought marriage equality to 20 Latin American countries in a single swoop .The catch was that the countries have to change their laws themselves. Now that process is well underway, with a lot of bright spots and the occasional expected backlash. […]

German State Drops Challenge to Marriage Equality

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Ba A conservative-leaning state in Germany has dropped plans to challenge gay marriage equality laws for same-sex couples. Germany brought the laws in last year giving same-sex couples full marital rights and allows them to adopt children. And now Bavarian state government, run by the CDU’s sister party in the area the CSU, announced on […]

It’s time for Marriage Equality in Northern Ireland

Conor McGinn

Conor McGinn, a Northern Ireland-born Labour MP, writes for PinkNews as he tables a bill in the UK Parliament to bring marriage equality to the region. Since equal marriage was approved in England and Wales in 2012, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Scotland and Ireland have followed suit in changing the law to allow same-sex couples to […]