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Equality Maryland Issues Second Round of General Assembly Endorsements

POLITICS | By John Riley | Jan 31
On Tuesday, Equality Maryland PAC, the political action committee for Maryland’s major LGBT-rights organization, released a second round of endorsements.

Baltimore: Good to Be Gay (and Legal to Get Hitched)

By Robert Israel | Jun 10
The Charm City earns its nickname as Baltimore offers funky neighborhoods and a burgeoning LGBT scene anchored by Maryland’s same-sex marriage law that went into effect this year.

Same-sex couples marry in Md. as law goes into effect

FAMILY | Jan 1
Same-sex couples in Maryland were greeted with cheers and noisemakers held over from New Year’s Eve parties, as gay marriage became legal in the first southern state on New Year’s Day.

Baltimore Welcomes Same-Sex Marriage with Dedicated LGBT Microsite

Nov 8
The ballots have been counted and the people have spoken - Maryland has upheld the legalization of same-sex marriage, and the city of Baltimore is ready to welcome happy couples for weddings, receptions and honeymoons.

We Win the Jackpot! Maryland, Maine, Iowa, Washington State, Minnesota

POLITICS | By Steve Weinstein | Nov 7
Voters in Maryland approved same-sex marriage in a repudiation of certain religious figures, adding to Maine’s same-sex marriage vote. In Iowa, voters did not vote to turn out the state’s chief judge for his decision on same-sex marriage.

Find Divine Pride in Baltimore

By Robert Israel | May 24
Baltimore is a friendly and historic city now in the throes of celebrating a fun and raucous summer, with Pride scheduled for June 15-17.

Woes of State Gay-Marriage Groups Points to Lack of (or Too Much?) Direction

FAMILY | By Joe Siegel | Jun 6
Turmoil in Maryland & Rhode Island has cast a spotlight on statewide pro-gay marriage groups. EDGE takes a look at the state of the states, including the expanded role of national gay-rights organizations on the local level.

Maryland state Senate passes marriage equality bill

NATIONAL | By Michael K. Lavers | Feb 24
The Maryland State Senate voted 25-21 on Thursday, Feb. 24, in support of a bill that would allow gays and lesbians to marry.

Maryland activists set sights on marriage in 2010

NATIONAL | By Matthew E. Pilecki | Jan 7
Transgender rights and marriage for same-sex couples are among the top issues on Equality Maryland’s 2010 legislative agenda.

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