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Get Married by the Mayor at Ferndale Pride June 4

April 29th 2016

Get Married by the Mayor at Ferndale Pride June 4 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Level One Bank proudly presents Married and Proud. This year, get LEGALLY married in style at pride. Level One Bank will host wedding ceremonies in their gallery room.  Participants will be surrounded by the artwork in the beautifully lit gallery. […]

SOGI #1 – Sean Kosofsky Comes Home to Talk about Bullying

February 5th 2016

SOGI #1 – Sean Kosofsky Comes Home to Talk about Bullying (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 4, 2016) Troy, MI – An Oakland University graduate and longtime advocate for LGBT equality, Sean Kosofsky, returned to Michigan to be the keynote speaker for the Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Issues in Education Conference on Jan. 29. The […]

Law Column: Do Married Same-Sex Couples Need Adoption?

January 15th 2016

Law Column: Do Married Same-Sex Couples Need Adoption? (Lisa Schmidt, Lisa Schmidt Law, Jan 15, 2016) The case is over! Marriage Equality advocates won! But that doesn’t mean that LGBT couples don’t still need to protect themselves and their families. If you are a gay or lesbian couple in Michigan you may still need an […]

LGBT Community Considers 2016 Ballot Initiative (video)

December 8th 2015

LGBT Community Considers 2016 Ballot Initiative (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 8, 2015) Ann Arbor, MI – In Michigan it is illegal to discriminate against people based on factors such as race, religion, age and disability. However, discrimination continues against people in the LGBT community because it is legal to do so. In Michigan people […]