A Pennsylvania lawmaker is gathering legislative support for a bill that would make civil unions for same-sex couples a reality in the Keystone State.
Laramie at the Center
Members of the Temple Queer Student Union will perform “The Laramie Project,” the retelling of the events surrounding the murder of gay college student Matthew Shepard, from 7:30-9 p.
Couples who tie the knot in the City of Brotherly Love and Sisterly Affection pay an $80 fee to obtain their marriage license, which one member of the couple can then use as proof to have his or her last name changed on myriad documents, like a driver’s license and Social Security card.
The city’s AIDS Activities Coordinating Office sent out a memo late last month to inform local HIV/AIDS service organizations they would be faced with even more financial obstacles after the state slashed funding for Philadelphia’s HIV prevention and education efforts.