same-sex marriage bill
Dan Gallagher and Peter Shearer were dating for 14 years, but it took only 30 seconds to pop the question, in the middle of the New York Lesbian and Gay Pride Run no less.
Activists are calling it a major victory in civil rights as celebrations continue around New York City today after Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a same-sex marriage bill into law.
Lawmakers, community leaders and others gathered Sunday in Union Square for a Father’s Day Marriage Equality Rally organized by the New York Latinos United for Marriage Equality.