Wednesday, December 7th, 2016

(Note: if you are looking for why the flags are lowered July 1st in Wisconsin, click here.) The post below is from 4/29/2010. If you’re wondering why the flags were ordered to half-staff today, it’s in honor of civil rights leader Dr. Dorothy Height. Eugene Kane wrote about her on April 20th for the Milwaukee […]

Marriage, it’s not just a word. It’s a sentence. For Cassandra Ormiston and Margaret Chambers, marriage just might mean forever. A lesbian couple that married in Massachusetts cannot get divorced in their home state of Rhode Island, the state Supreme Court ruled Friday. The court, in a 3-2 decision, said the state’s family court lacks […]

Marriage, it’s not just a word. It’s a sentence. For Cassandra Ormiston and Margaret Chambers, marriage just might mean forever. A lesbian couple that married in Massachusetts cannot get divorced in their home state of Rhode Island, the state Supreme Court ruled Friday. The court, in a 3-2 decision, said the state’s family court lacks […]