Monday, July 1, 2013
|1. Gay Pride Parades all over the USA, Justice Anthony Kennedy rejects a last-ditch effort by opponents to stop gay marriages in CA, San Francisco marries same sex unions over the weekend, the Grand Marshall in NYC was the original woman who filed the case to upend DOMA.
2. Clerk, Recorder, Registrar of Ventura County, Mark Lunn visits with Maria about what the county and the state are doing today regarding same-sex marriage applications. You may apply for a license in any of the 58 counties but you need to get married within 90 days. cityapplications.com for the city nearest you.
3. Former hot shot crew member, now Ventura County firefighter and paramedic, Brett “Bo” Reynolds visits with Maria about what it means to be one in the wake of the 19 elite firemen who were killed yesterday in AZ.
4. Happy Birthday Frida creator, Juliana Acosta visits with Maria about this Friday’s event (July 5th) in downtown Ventura at the EP Foster Library, 651 E. Main Street, 5 – 8pm. firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
5. Former President George W. Bush and President Obama will both participate in a wreath-laying ceremony on Tuesday at the US Embassy in Tanzania which is for a ceremony honoring the victims of the 1998 terror attack on the embassy. An American man and his husband who is from Bulgaria, have become the first same-sex married couple to be approved for a permanent resident visa late last Friday. Other top news stories of the day.