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 »

Gay Marriage Petition Gains Speed

PORTLAND, Ore. – The petition to win the freedom of gay marriage in the state of Oregon has received overwhelming support in the last 10 days, receiving a total of 37,211 signatures. The campaign, Oregon Says I Do, was shooting for 10,000 signatures in the 10 day period since July 26th, and has been pleasantly … Continue reading »

Online Petition for Oregon Gay Marriage

PORTLAND, Ore. – Oregonians may soon get the chance to vote again on same-sex marriage for the state. Activists are hoping to gather enough signatures to get an initiative on the November 2014 ballot. A website called Oregon United for Marriage is now active, with signature-gathering efforts officially beginning Friday. Supporters can sign the petition online, and … Continue reading »