Same-Sex Couples Awaiting Court Decision

TALENT, Ore. – One week after cheering the ruling that overturned Oregon’s ban on same-sex marriage, local gay and lesbian couples are worried they soon won’t be able to get married at all. The National Organization for Marriage has appealed to the Supreme Court, asking for a stay in Judge Michael McShane’s ruling overturning the … Continue reading »

Same-Sex Couples Cheer Judge’s Ruling

By Steven Sandberg ASHLAND, Ore. – Gina DuQuenne looked at her phone Monday, covered her mouth, and hugged a friend. After composing herself, she turned to the crowd of supporters in the Ashland Plaza. “It’s real!” she shouted. The crowd let out a cheer, as friends and couples embraced. “We can get married! It’s real!” … Continue reading »