NJ Supports Gay Marriage, Likes Mike

Written by John DeSio on . Posted in Posts, Sex & Relationships

A just-released Zogby poll finds that after six months of legal civil unions in New Jersey voters in the Garden State are overwhelmingly ready to support an upgrade to same-sex marriage, 63-31. Those polled also said that legislators would not have to fear reprisal should they vote in favor of same-sex marriage, and that they [&hellip
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Opponents: Same Sex Marriage Report Flawed

Written by John DeSio on . Posted in Posts, Sex & Relationships

At least one group is unhappy with Comptroller Bill Thompson's report on the economic boom same-sex marriage could provide to the City.

The Coalition to Save Marriage in New York, a group of clergy and attorney's working from the right on the issue, sent out a release today criticizing Thompson's report as not only lacking in financial sense but moral standing. And it does so in particularly harsh tones.

"Even if the Comptroller's analysis were plausible, his report would by no means justify the reshaping of our state's most basic social unit to accommodate the preferences of a small, vocal special interest group.  While same-sex weddings might conceivably increase tourism, it goes without saying that the Legislature could enact other laws--such as laws allowing prostitution--that might increase tourism, but that would nonetheless be contrary to the best interests of our state," says the release.

The full statement is after the jump.
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Baby Abandoned Safely

Written by Kari Milchman on . Posted in Posts, Sex & Relationships

A maintenance worker came across a baby in a Long Island hospital restroom today. Apparently, the abandonment meets the terms of the state’s Safe Haven law, which allows parents to leave unwanted infants in designated areas without question. It seems a woman called the Baby Safe Haven hotline earlier this week, seeking advice and was [&hellip
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