Lane County Issues Marriage Licenses

EUGENE, Ore. – The Lane County Clerk’s Office issued marriage licenses to same-sex couples Monday afternoon at the Lane County Courthouse. Same-sex couples say while they already have domestic partnerships, making their marriage official Monday was a top priority. Matt Friday and Bruce Carlson wasted no time before heading down to the Lane County Clerk’s … Continue reading »

Couple Marries After Judge’s Decision

EUGENE, Ore. — Not often do you get to be present as people get their marriage licenses and tie the knot, but Monday there were many of those moments. Lynn Lary and Therese Bauer started their day anxiously waiting on the steps of the federal courthouse. The couple of five years was wondering if Monday … Continue reading »

OSU Holds Panel on Sochi Winter Olympics

CORVALLIS, Ore. — The Winter Olympics begin next month in Sochi and they’re shedding light on homosexuality laws in Russia. A panel at Oregon State University is talking to the public Wednesday afternoon about current Russian laws. One panelist, William Husband, says one of the goals of the discussion is to address misconceptions Americans have … Continue reading »