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Rummell v. Kitzhaber: Challenging Oregon's Ban on Marriage for Same-Sex Couples

Rummell v. Kitzhaber: Challenging Oregon’s Ban on Marriage for Same-Sex Couples

April 5, 2014 | Comments (0)

Read more about the federal lawsuit and couples challenging Oregon’s constitutional ban on marriage for lesbian and gay couples. 

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Rummell and West v. Kitzhaber: Meet the Plaintiff Couples

Rummell and West v. Kitzhaber: Meet the Plaintiff Couples

December 19, 2013 | Comments (1)

  Paul Rummell and Benjamin West Paul and Ben reside in Portland, Oregon. Paul, a veteran of the United States Air Force, has been working in the renewable energy field for the last nine years and previously worked in the theatre arts. Ben is currently in a program to become a registered nurse, which he […]

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Statement Regarding Suit Filed to Challenge Oregon’s Ban on Marriage for Same-Sex Couples

Statement Regarding Suit Filed to Challenge Oregon’s Ban on Marriage for Same-Sex Couples

December 19, 2013 | Comments (0)

The American Civil Liberties Union, the ACLU of Oregon, and volunteer counsel from the law firms of Johnson, Johnson & Schaller, PC and Perkins Coie, LLP filed a federal lawsuit today in U.S. District Court in Eugene on behalf of two same-sex couples who wish to marry in Oregon and Basic Rights Education Fund. The […]

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United We Stand – For All

United We Stand – For All

June 25, 2013 | Comments (0)

By Jeana Frazzini and David Fidanque On the eve of the U.S. Supreme Court’s final decision day for this term, we await decisions on a pair of cases expected to have a significant impact on the movement to extend the freedom to marry to all loving, committed couples. This is an issue both Basic Rights […]

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