same-sex marriage

3:46pm

Wed June 26, 2013
Politics

East Bay Express: East Bay to celebrate gay marriage victories today

The Supreme Court issued historic rulings on gay marriage today, dismissing an appeal by Prop 8 supporters and stating that married same-sex couples are entitled to the same federal benefits as opposite-sex ones. While the justices did not rule on the constitutionality of states’ rights to prohibit same-sex marriages or give guidance on the effect of their ruling, legal analysts believe today’s decision regarding Prop 8 will open the door for same-sex marriages in California.

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1:45pm

Mon March 25, 2013
Out in the Bay ~ call-in 3/28/13

Supreme Arguments Over Marriage: Live Call-in Thursday


Out in the Bay breaks format for a live, hour-long call-in, 7 - 8pm Thursday, on the marriage cases before the U.S. Supreme Court.  Kate Kendell of the National Center for Lesbian Rights, just back from witnessing the Defense of Marriage Act and Proposition 8 Supreme Court arguments in person, fills us in on the proceedings with her astute insights and first-hand perspective. Internationally-known same-sex relationship lawyer Fred Hertz gives practical advice on what the potential rulings could mean for couples.

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8:49am

Thu February 14, 2013
Out in the Bay - 2/14, 7pm

Valentine's Day Anniversary: A 55-year love story

Long-time lesbian activists Phyllis Lyon and the late Del Martin were together 55 years before they could legally wed.

1:33pm

Wed October 24, 2012
Out in the Bay ~ 10/25 at 7pm

Gay politics: An election special

Maine voters passed Question 1 in 2009, outlawing same-sex marriage. A pro-gay marriage measure is on Maine's ballot this year.
documentary film Question One
  • (Thursday night's live broadcast)

5:04pm

Thu August 30, 2012
Arts & Culture

StoryCorps: What about same-sex divorce?

Emily McGranachan spoke at the the StoryCorps booth in San Francisco
StoryCorps

When Emily McGranachan was a child, her mothers decided to end their long-term relationship. McGranachan sat down with San Francisco StoryCorps to explain what it is like for a child when two parents of the same-sex split up, and how having a legally married status comes with the additional privilege of the ability for a legal divorce.

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