same-sex marriage

Group celebrates gay marriage ruling in Auburn streets

A few months from their fifth wedding anniversary, the Revs. Wendy Bartell and Lynn Gardner celebrated Wednesday’s U.S. Supreme Court decision that paved the way, once again, ...

Another View: What we mean when we talk about marriage

  Washington, D.C. — “We love you.”   The words warmed the chill during the first of two days of Supreme Court oral arguments on the future ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Placer County animal shelter series; Auburn’s response to same-sex marriage cases and Del Oro grad is new UOP hoops coach

  Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what w ...

Supreme Court could avoid ruling on gay marriage ban

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court suggested Tuesday it could find a way out of the case over California's ban on same-sex marriage without issuing a major national ruli ...

Couple at center of case seeking to strike down California's same-sex marriage ban reflects on fight

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Big change is coming to the lives of the lesbian couple at the center of the fight for same-sex marriage in California no matter how the Supreme Court ...

Supreme Court will hear gay marriage cases

  WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will take up California's ban on same-sex marriage, a case that could give the justices the chance to rule on whether gay A ...

Court: Heart of gay marriage law unconstitutional

BOSTON - A federal appeals court Thursday declared that the Defense of Marriage Act unconstitutionally denies federal benefits to married gay couples, a groundbreaking ruling all b ...

President Obama: Same-sex couples should be able to marry

  WASHINGTON (AP) — Equivocal no longer, President Barack Obama declared his support for gay marriage on Wednesday in a historic announcement that instantly elevated a p ...

What depravity do we prohibit?

In reference to Beryl Mayne (Reader Input, March 1), if we are going to legalize same-sex marriage because it is a civil rights issue, then we also need to legalize bestiality and ...

Same-sex marriage OK

Re: “Do you think same-sex marriage should be legal?” (Call to readers, Feb.27), I think it’s a civil rights issue. Gays pay taxes, are regulated by the State of California t ...