marriage equality

Marriage Equality
9:44 pm
Wed April 16, 2014

Couple Wants Equal Rights To Their Child

Patrice Martin, Jaime Grunstrom and their daughter Kennedy.
Credit Leslie Thatcher

Two Park City residents are calling on the state to spend tax dollars on worthy causes, like fighting poverty and mental illness, rather than what they say is spending money to further cement inequality in the fight to uphold the state's ban on gay marriage. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Marriage Equality
2:38 pm
Fri April 11, 2014

Utah's AG Speaks For Ban On Same-sex Marriage

Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes spoke at a rally Friday in Salt Lake in favor of the same-sex marriage ban. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Marriage Equality
10:32 am
Thu April 10, 2014

Federal Judges Split On Same-sex Marriage Ruling

One day into the hearing on District Robert Shelby's ruling declaring Utah's same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional, judges on a Federal appeals court are divided and a ruling is not expected for several months. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Marriage Equality
5:48 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

Utah Defends Same-Sex Marriage Ban

A group of Utah attorneys have filed a brief defending the ban on same-sex marriage. KPCW's Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Marriage Equality
5:51 pm
Thu January 2, 2014

40 Licenses Issued For Same-sex Couples

At this point, the Summit County Clerk's office has issued about 40 marriage licenses for same-sex couples. Clerk Kent Jones said his policy at this point will be to follow the law. Rick Brough has more.

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Year In Review
1:17 pm
Thu December 26, 2013

Same-sex Marriage Becomes Summit County's Biggest News

Claudia McMullin, center, helps County Clerk Kent Jones (left) with marriage licenses as Roger Armstrong looks on.
Credit Claudia McMullin

The year in Summit County ended with some of the biggest news ever, as County Council Member Claudia McMullin noted. Same-sex marriages in Utah were allowed, after a ruling from a U.S. District Court judge. Rick Brough has more.

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Marriage Equality
10:59 am
Thu December 26, 2013

Couples Come To Summit County To Marry

As we've reported, nearly three dozen same-sex couples were issued marriage license at the Coalville Courthouse this week. And the partners married by Park City Dana Williams weren't just from Summit County. Rick Brough has more.

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Marriage Equality
6:38 pm
Tue December 24, 2013

Martin Weds Grunstrom

Patrice Martin carries her new bride Jamie Grunstrom out the Summit County Courthouse Monday.
Credit Kourtnee Nielsen via facebook

Basin resident Patrice Martin says that the past few days have been a pivotal moment in Utah history. And Patrice was a part of it. She and her partner Jamie Grunstrom were the first same-sex couple officially married in Summit County Monday. Rick Brough has more.

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Marriage Equality
9:31 am
Tue December 24, 2013

33 Licenses Issued To Same-sex Couples Monday

The Summit County Clerk's office reported late Monday that they had issued 33 licenses for same-sex marriages. That came the same day that a federal judge allowed gay marriage in Utah to Continue. Rick Brough has more.

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Marriage Equality
5:16 pm
Mon December 23, 2013

First Gay Marriage in Summit County Officiated By Park City Mayor

The first same-sex couple to get married in Summit County Jamie Grunstrom and Patrice Martin pose in the center with their daughter.

Shortly after 8 AM this morning, the first gay wedding ceremony in Summit County took place in county council chambers officiated by Park City Mayor Dana Williams. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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