gay marriage

Politics & Government
4:37 pm
Mon June 9, 2014

Federal Judge Refuses to Halt Same Sex Marriages in Wisconsin

The judge's order came down Friday, as people were filing into Pridefest, along Milwaukee's lakefront.
Credit LaToya Dennis

Clerks statewide have been seeking clarification on whether they should issue marriage licenses to same sex couples.

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Economy & Business
4:49 pm
Fri February 28, 2014

Milwaukee Magazine Explores the Economics of Wisconsin's Gay Marriage Ban

Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews Milwaukee Magazine's Abby Callard.

The cover of Milwaukee Magazine’s March issue features a photo of two brides in the Milwaukee Art Museum’s Windhover Hall, to promotes a story on same-sex marriage in Wisconsin.

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1:00 am
Mon September 9, 2013

Minneapolis Mayor Inviting Wisconsin’s Same-Sex Couples to Marry in Minnesota

Last week, the mayor of Minneapolis urged same-sex couples in Chicago to visit his state, in order to get married. On Monday, he’ll share the message in Wisconsin.
Credit Scott Olson/Getty Images

R.T. Rybak will stop in Milwaukee and Madison Monday, to urge gay and lesbian couples to visit his state.

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The Two-Way
9:10 am
Wed June 26, 2013

Court Overturns DOMA, Sidesteps Broad Gay Marriage Ruling

Plaintiff Edith Windsor of New York waves to supporters in front of the Supreme Court in Washington after the court heard arguments on her Defense of Marriage Act case.
Carolyn Kaster AP

Originally published on Thu June 27, 2013 2:51 am

The Supreme Court issued rulings on two highly-anticipated cases on gay marriage today. By 5-4, it ruled the federal Defense of Marriage Act, which defines marriage as a union between one man and one woman, is unconstitutional.

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Politics & Government
1:00 am
Mon June 24, 2013

Wisconsin Couples Watch for Court Decision on Gay Marriage

Denise Cawley, Anne Hefter and their son. The couple got married in Massachusetts, because Wisconsin law prohibits same-sex marriage.
Credit David Lauersdorf

The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to rule soon on questions regarding same-sex marriage.

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