Marriage Equality Round-Up 4/11/14

Written by scott on April 10th, 2014

HGay Wedding - Handsere’s our daily quick round-up of the marriage equality and LGBT rights stories that don’t warrant a full posting on the blog, or that we just didn’t have time to add. We’re able to get more news and analysis to you this way every day – enjoy!

Denmark: Eurovision in Copenhagen in May will marry several gay Russian couples. full story

Ireland: Channel 3 will air a documentary about three transgender Irish citizens. full story

UK: The Secretary of State for Justice Chris Grayling, has invited trans groups to weigh in on the spousal veto included in the marriage equality legislation for England and Wales. full story

USA: The National Organization for Marriage is selling tickets to its upcoming anti gay march gala for $10,000 a table. full story

USA: Musician Pharrell spoke out for marriage equality on Ellen. full story

USA, Florida: Orlando mayor Buddy Dyer just announced his support for marriage equality. full story

USA, Illinois: A professional soccer player who was called a faggot by a twitter fan turned it around with the message “Love is Louder”. And got an apology! full story

USA, North Carolina: Same sex couples plan to file their taxes jointly to protests the state’s marriage equality ban. full story

USA, Ohio: Ohio’s student government debated a marriage equality resolution today. full story

USA, Pennsylvania: Rep. Mike Schlossberg plans to introduce a “divorce equality” bill this month. full story

 

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