Forum says will publish gay marriage notices

July 29, 2012 at 7:01 am in Grand Forks Herald

“Starting today, The Forum will accept for publication the announcements of gay marriages, engagements and anniversaries if the marriage takes place in a state or country where it’s legally recognized,” Editor Matt Von Pinnon wrote in his column. The newspaper was criticized locally and online for refusing to publish the marriage notice of a lesbian couple who plan to marry in New York, where gay marriage is legally recognized. Continue Reading