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Mich. AG defends same-sex marriage ban ‘out of respect for democracy’

Thursday, May 8, 2014
APAttorney General Bill Schuette (R-Mich.)
LANSING, Mich. -- Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette is asking a federal appeals court to uphold the state's 2004 voter-approved same-sex marriage ban.

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Federal appeals court says Mich. gay marriage case will follow usual track

Monday, April 28, 2014
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A federal appeals court won't give special treatment to Michigan's dispute over same-sex marriage. The court says the state's appeal of a decision overturning a ban on same-sex marriage will follow the usual course.

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Mich. AG wants full appeals court to examine same-sex marriage ruling

Friday, April 4, 2014
APAttorney General Bill Schuette (R-Mich.)
DETROIT -- Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette wants an entire federal appeals court to take a look at a decision overturning the state's ban on same-sex marriage.

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Group with ties to white supremacists files brief supporting gay marriage ban

Monday, March 31, 2014
Traditionalist Youth Network co-founder Matthew Heimbach
LANSING, Mich. — A group with reported ties to white supremacists, has filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit in support of Michigan’s ban on same-sex marriage.

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Michigan governor Rick Snyder stays cautious on same-sex marriage

Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Gov. Rick Snyder (R-Mich.)
LANSING, Mich. -- Michigan's Republican Gov. Rick Snyder, who keeps mostly silent on social issues in favor of focusing on the economy, is stepping carefully on the issue of same-sex marriage after a judge's declaration that the state's ban is unconstitutional.

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Mich. AG calls for immediate freeze on ruling striking down gay marriage ban

Friday, March 21, 2014
APAttorney General Bill Schuette (R-Mich.)
LANSING, Mich. -- Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette is asking a federal appeals court to immediately freeze a judge's decision striking down the state's ban on gay marriage while he appeals.

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Michigan governor signs bill to ban healthcare coverage for unmarried partners

Thursday, December 22, 2011
Rick Snyder
LANSING, Mich. -- Following months of heated debate, Michigan Republican Governor Rick Snyder on Thursday signed House Bill 4770, eliminating health care coverage for domestic partners of public employees, and prohibiting any government entity in the state from providing such coverage.

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