Ohio judge OKs divorce for 2 women, then undoes it

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ATHENS, Ohio (AP) – An Ohio judge who mistakenly approved a divorce between two women vacated his decision because their marriage isn’t recognized under state law.

Brenda Mohney and Erin O’Leary married in California in 2008, but only Mohney appeared during the divorce proceedings and an Athens County judge didn’t realize both parties are women when he approved the split in November, The Athens Messenger reported.

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Gay veterans get OK for Boston’s St. Patrick’s Day parade

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BOSTON (AP) – The organizers of Boston’s annual St. Patrick’s Day parade voted to allow a group representing gay veterans to march next year, a dramatic turnaround for an organization that has long resisted the inclusion of gays.

The South Boston Allied War Veterans Council, which won a U.S. Supreme Court decision in 1995 upholding their right to ban gay groups from the annual parade that draws hundreds of thousands of spectators, voted 5-4 on Dec. 15 to allow the group OutVets to march in the parade scheduled for March 15. They will be allowed to carry a blue banner with five white stars representing the branches of the military, and six vertical rainbow stripes.

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Veteran gets OK to be buried with gay partner

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BOISE, Idaho (AP) – A U.S. Navy veteran can be buried with the ashes of her late partner in a southwest Idaho military cemetery after the state legalized gay marriage.

“It’s done,” 74-year-old Madelynn Lee Taylor said Oct. 22 after successfully completing paperwork to be buried at Idaho State Veterans Cemetery in Boise.

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Pittsburgh Episcopals OKs same-sex certificates

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PITTSBURGH (AP) – The Episcopal Diocese of Pittsburgh says its clergy may sign marriage certificates between same-sex couples.

The new rule is spelled out in a recent open letter to the diocese from Bishop Dorsey McConnell, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported Aug. 5.

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Oklahoma GOP candidate says stoning is OK

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An Oklahoma GOP candidate is running a campaign platform that says he stands for pro-life, pro-Second Amendment and “traditional family values,” but the Republican candidate also seems to be endorsing that it is OK to stone LGBTs to death.

Scott Esk, who is running for a seat at in Oklahoma’s state house, was seen discussing on a Facebook through screenshots discovered by TheMooreDaily.com about the Pope in July 2013, when he quotes Leviticus 20:13 which reads:

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