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Reality Star Lisa Vanderpump Officiates at Same-Sex Wedding

Posted on 08 December 2014

LOS ANGELES, CA – Newly ordained minister and Bravo TV Star Lisa Vanderpump recently officiated her inaugural same-sex wedding ceremony in the garden of her new restaurant/lounge PUMP in West Hollywood. Newlyweds Magno and Dominic Salva received custom designed rings for the ceremony from Sam Street and Jonathan Tack, founders of Proposition Love Jewelry. Vanderpump, […]

Momentum Builds for Review of Same-Sex Marriage by U.S. Supreme Court

Posted on 08 December 2014

Washington, D.C. — A second state — Louisiana—has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to consider taking on the constitutional dispute over same-sex marriage without further delay, urging a prompt review of a federal judge’s decision to uphold Louisiana’s ban and that the high court examine the dispute in a broader context of all the issues. With […]

New Blood Donation Guidelines for Gays

Posted on 04 December 2014

SILVER SPRING, MD—An advisory panel to the Food and Drug advised the federal government to reverse its policy banning gay men from donating blood, a rule initially aimed at preventing transmission of HIV. The independent advisors—called the blood products advisory committee—said scientific testing of blood has become more accurate and is precise enough to ensure […]

Same-Sex Marriage Given Okay to Begin in Florida January 6

Posted on 03 December 2014

  ATLANTA, GA — The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit has denied a request by the state of Florida to extend a stay blocking a federal judge’s ruling that struck down that state’s ban on same-sex marriage.U.S. District Judge Robert Hinkle in August ruled the Florida gay marriage ban was unconstitutional. But […]

Iowa Minister Performs Same-Sex Marriage, and Now Is in Danger of Sanctions

Posted on 03 December 2014

DES MOINES, IA—A retired Urbandale, Iowa, minister with the United Methodist church has been called on the carpet by bishop of the Iowa Conference last Monday who was none too pleased by the actions of the minister. According to reports, the Reverend Larry Sonner performed a same-sex marriage ceremony last month. Two weeks past before […]

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