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A Short Honeymoon For Gay Marriage

 
A Short Honeymoon For Gay Marriage
Posted Monday, March 24th 2014 @ 7am  by Chuck LaTour, WOOD Radio news team

Michigan state agencies won't immediately recognize hundreds of same-sex marriages that were performed in the hours before an appeals court put on hold a judge's ruling that tossed out a state ban on gay marriage, the governor's office said Sunday.

About 300 couples wed Saturday in four Michigan counties before a federal appeals court placed a stay on a Detroit federal judge's decision overturning the state's 2004 constitutional ban on same-sex marriage. ``We are extremely sensitive to feelings on this issue and are hoping for a swift resolution for all involved,'' said Sara Wurfel, spokeswoman for Gov. Rick Snyder

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