The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals dismisses the National Organization for Marriage’s appeal for intervention in Geiger v. Kitzhaber and Rummell v. Kitzhaber!
On Monday, May 19, U.S. District Court Judge Michael McShane ruled that Oregon’s exclusion of same-sex couples from marriage is unconstitutional!
Read more about the federal lawsuit and couples challenging Oregon’s constitutional ban on marriage for lesbian and gay couples.
Click here for more information about the legal rights of an ORDP.
The Oregon Family Fairness Act went into effect February 4, 2008. The Domestic Partnership Resource Guide provides more information on the rights and responsibilities provided by the law.