Oregon’s Gay Marriage Ban Under Review

MEDFORD, Ore. — This week, a federal judge will review Oregon’s ban on same-sex marriage. LGBTQ advocates in Southern Oregon and around the state will be holding vigils on the eve before Wednesday’s oral arguments. Same-sex couples in Oregon are waiting for the verdict on a state ban which they argue discriminates against gays and … Continue reading »

Local Supreme Court Reaction

ASHLAND, Ore. — The Supreme Court continues to tackle the issue of same-sex marriage, advocates on both sides are watching closely. Here in Southern Oregon, some are celebrating the discussion being held at our nation’s capitol. Some Rogue Valley residents in support of gay marriage say they think it is an issue of fairness. While … Continue reading »

Meeting Discusses Same Sex Marriage

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A town hall style meeting was held Saturday afternoon to discuss same sex marriage legislation at both national and state levels. Basic Rights Oregon is currently on a southern Oregon tour and made a stop in Grants Pass. The group has there eyes putting a proposition on the 2014 ballot that would … Continue reading »