Marriage Equality Act

Gay And Lesbian Tourism Conference Logo (credit:biggayhudsonvalley.com)

Group Holds Hudson Valley Gay Tourism Conference

Stephan Hengst of BigGayHudsonValley.com said the aim of the conference is to work with vendors looking to attract gays and lesbians to do business across the state.

03/27/2013

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NYC, North Hempstead Clerks’ Offices To Remain Open Sunday When Same-Sex Marriage Law Takes Effect

New York City officials announced Wednesday they would open their clerks’ offices in all five boroughs for a full day July 24, saying gay couples should not be made to wait one day longer to wed.

07/07/2011

Peter Shearer (L) and Dan Gallagher (R) (credit: CBS 2)

Pre-Applications For NYC Same-Sex Marriage Licenses Now Available

In New York City, the pre-applications for a $35 license can be submitted online on the City Clerk’s web site only.

07/05/2011

Peter Shearer (L) and Dan Gallagher (R) (credit: CBS 2)

Same-Sex Couples Rush To Plan Weddings In NYC

Gay and lesbian couples can legally begin pre-applying for a $35 marriage license starting July 5. On July 25, New York State will begin issuing those licenses.

06/27/2011

Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: CBS 2)

Legalization Of Same-Sex Marriage Dividing Governors, Clergy In Tri-State

The applause was deafening for New York Governor Andrew Cuomo who signed the bill into law. “I believe New York has sent a message to this nation loud and clear. It is time for marriage equality all across this country,” he said. Across the Hudson, however, Governor Chris Christie maintains his opposition to gay marriage.

06/26/2011

David Tyree hauls in "The Catch" during Super Bowl XLII. (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

David Tyree: I’d Trade ‘The Catch,’ Giants’ Super Bowl Title To Stop Gay Marriage

David Tyree hauled in one of the greatest catches in Super Bowl — if not NFL — history. But he’d take it all back to put the kibosh on same-sex marriage.

WFAN–06/20/2011