State bans on same-sex marriage are founded on “hate, prejudice, ignorance, fear or moral disapproval,” according to a report released Thursday by Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh.
Young people are leaving the Catholic Church over personal and political reasons as Catholic leaders are looking for new ways to stop this trend.
Marylanders used social media on Tuesday to make a last minute push for or against Question 6. The ballot referendum would effectively legalize gay marriage in the state.
COLLEGE PARK – In a state sure to go to President Barack Obama, with very few competitive congressional races, voters streamed to the polls in Maryland on Tuesday motivated by three high profile referendums on gay marriage, gambling and immigration.…
For Maryland same-sex couples like Erin and Kat McGonigle, getting legally hitched required a short trip across the state line.
A Baltimore city same-sex couple hopes to soon marry legally in their home state of Maryland.
In testimony before a Senate committee Tuesday, Gov. Martin O’Malley stressed the importance of balancing the freedom of Maryland’s religious institutions to practice their faith with the civil rights of same-sex couples in the state.
The contentious legislative battle over same-sex marriage ended only a few months ago, but opponents and advocates have already started preparing to fight for their cause in the 2012 legislative session.