civil union http://ripr.org en City and Town Clerks Prepare For Same-Sex Marriage http://ripr.org/post/city-and-town-clerks-prepare-same-sex-marriage <p>Same sex marriage becomes the law of the state today Thursday.&nbsp; City and town clerks are well trained in the new law but don’t have any idea what kind of volume they’ll be dealing with.</p><p></p> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 13:47:11 +0000 Flo Jonic 19349 at http://ripr.org City and Town Clerks Prepare For Same-Sex Marriage RI Couple Anticipates Marriage http://ripr.org/post/ri-couple-anticipates-marriage <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This promises to be a pivotal week in the long-fought battle for same sex marriage in Rhode Island.&nbsp; The House is expected to tweak the bill approved last week by the state Senate and send it off to Governor Lincoln Chafee for his signature.&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 29 Apr 2013 11:09:39 +0000 Flo Jonic 14334 at http://ripr.org RI Couple Anticipates Marriage Paiva Weed commits to committee vote on same-sex marriage; referendum amendments expected http://ripr.org/post/paiva-weed-commits-committee-vote-same-sex-marriage-referendum-amendments-expected <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', 'Bitstream Charter', Times, serif; font-size: 13px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 19px; orphans: 2; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-size-adjust: auto; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px;">Senate President Teresa Paiva Weed says there will be a vote on same-sex marriage in the Senate Judiciary Committee this year.</p> Mon, 17 Dec 2012 22:07:25 +0000 Ian Donnis 4738 at http://ripr.org