6th U-S Circuit Court of Appeals

Michigan News
8:20 am
Wed August 6, 2014

6th Circuit Court To Hear Same-Sex Marriage Cases for Michigan And Three Other States

Jayne Rowse, April DeBoer and the children they seek to adopt
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In Cincinnati today, the U-S Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals will hear arguments on same-sex marriage bans in Michigan and three other states.  


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Michigan News
4:15 am
Wed April 16, 2014

Gay Marriage In Michigan: Lawyers Disagree Over Gay Marriage Appeal Path

1st Gay marriage in Washtenaw County
Credit Andrew Cluley / 89.1 WEMU

Attorneys who persuaded a judge to overturn Michigan's ban on gay marriage are opposing the state's request to have an entire appeals court take the case. They want the case to move quickly, but they say the Cincinnati-based court should stick to its practice of assigning cases to a three-judge panel.

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Michigan News
6:13 am
Mon March 24, 2014

Marriage Benefits On Hold For Wedded Same-Sex Couples

Credit Andrew Cluley / 89.1 WEMU

  The Michigan governor's office says state agencies won't immediately recognize hundreds of same-sex marriages that were performed in the hours before an appeals court put on hold a judge's ruling that tossed out a state ban on gay marriage.  

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