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March for Marriage draws small but dedicated crowd

Marriage
by Juliana Chan Erikson
Posted 4/25/15, 06:10 pm

WASHINGTON—As many as 3,000 supporters of traditional marriage convened on the National Mall today, just three days before the U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments in a set of cases that will determine whether same-sex marriage will be legal in all 50 states.

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Pleading for marriage before the Supreme Court

Marriage | Defenders of traditional marriage file briefs ahead of this month’s oral arguments
by Mary Reichard
Posted 4/20/15, 02:45 pm

Among the 147 friend-of-the-court briefs filed in the Supreme Court’s upcoming case on same-sex marriage, one unusual, personal story stands out. Doug Mainwaring is one of several same-sex attracted men who believe in traditional marriage.

“It’s between one man and one woman, and it’s the bedrock of our society and we should not mess around with it. To do so would be foolishness,” Mainwaring told me. 

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Finding comfort in a bowl of ice cream

Marriage
by Chelsea Boes
Posted 4/09/15, 02:16 pm

I’ll never forget the time my mother came to visit me in college, stayed for a few days, then decided to leave because she missed my father too much. “I’ve gotten to that point in marriage,” she said, “where I just don’t like being away from him.”

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