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Morning Roundup: New Hampshire Likes Same Sex Marriage, Thank You Very Much

New Hampshire does not want to repeal its marriage law, Nebraska may increase family planning funding, the elimination of Title X, young moms need career support, and Republican use of abortion as political manipulation.

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California Judge to Same-Sex Couples: One More Week Until Marriage

Judge Vaughn Walker, the man behind the overturning of California’s Proposition 8, which would have outlawed same-sex marriage, is giving supporters of the proposition one more week to seek a permanent stay. If not, same sex couples are free to marry in California as soon as August 18th.

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Senate Confirms Kagan for U.S. Supreme Court

Elena Kagan has been confirmed by the Senate as our next Supreme Court Justice.

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DC Upholds Same Sex Marriage

In a narrow ruling last week, the DC Court of Appeals upheld a lower court ruling barring a referendum by opponents of a recently enacted law legalizing same sex marriage in the District.

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Catholic School Kicks Pre-Schooler Out of Class for Crime of Having Lesbian Parents

God Bless the Child.  Unless of course her parents are lesbian.  A Catholic School kicks a pre-schooler out of class for the crime of having gay parents.

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The Church and Gays: Can’t Decide Whether to “”Love” ‘Em” or Leave ‘Em?”

Could it be divine intervention? Just days after Catholic Charities cut off spousal benefits for DC employees to protect itself from the scourge of gay marriage, the Vatican is caught in a gay sex scandal.

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Love and Marriage: A Profile of Nancy and Joan

Zina Saunders paints a beautiful picture – literally and through an honest, loving interview – of long-time partners and newlyweds Nancy Goldstein and Joan Hilty.

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The F Word: Willing to Reconsider

Laura Flanders of GRITtv is saying “I Do” to Ted Olson? With her love for Elizabeth, her partner of 18 years as a foundation, Flanders says she’s willing to compromise if Olson is.

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Dark Ages Now: Robert George’s Plan for America

George argues that his view of “moral order” doesn’t have to be connected to “divine revelation or biblical Scripture”—but can simply be defended as the most reasonable order.

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New Jersey Vote on Same-Sex Marriage Postponed, But Time is Running Out

Is the decision to table the vote on same-sex marriage in New Jersey a strategic move or tactical mistake?

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