marriage http://wlrn.org en Despite Key West's Gay-Friendly History, Gay Marriage Took This Long http://wlrn.org/post/despite-key-wests-gay-friendly-history-gay-marriage-took-long <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It only took a few hours for the state Attorney General’s office to appeal </span><a href="http://wlrn.org/post/attorney-general-files-notice-appeal-monroe-county-gay-marriage-approval" style="line-height: 1.5;">Thursday’s Monroe County <strong>ruling</strong> declaring Florida’s ban on same sex marriage unconstitutional.</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> The appeal means any marriage licenses for gay couples are put on hold.</span></p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 04:51:05 +0000 Nancy Klingener 35763 at http://wlrn.org Despite Key West's Gay-Friendly History, Gay Marriage Took This Long Estate Planning For Florida LGBT Couples http://wlrn.org/post/estate-planning-florida-lgbt-couples <div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;"></div><div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;"><font face="Calibri,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">06/30/14 - Monday's&nbsp;<a href="https://www.facebook.com/TopicalCurrents"><b>Topical</b></a></span></font><a href="https://www.facebook.com/TopicalCurrents"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><s Mon, 30 Jun 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary 34766 at http://wlrn.org Estate Planning For Florida LGBT Couples For $50,000, You Can Buy Your Valentine This Victorian Love Letter http://wlrn.org/post/50000-you-can-buy-your-valentine-victorian-love-letter <p></p><p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">There are many ways to send a Valentine's Day greeting in 2014 -- text, email, social media.</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">But in 1857, there weren't so many.</span></span></p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 20:25:16 +0000 Julia Duba 27936 at http://wlrn.org For $50,000, You Can Buy Your Valentine This Victorian Love Letter Why Bridal Showers Remain A Rite Of Passage For Cuban Wives, Mothers http://wlrn.org/post/why-bridal-showers-remain-rite-passage-cuban-wives-mothers <p>I recently attended a bridal shower, one of those consequences that I face as a result of accumulating too much bad karma. I am only half kidding. There’s just something awful about one hundred or so women in one room. There’s only so much gossip, small talk and platitudes that I can take.</p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Neyda Borges 21618 at http://wlrn.org Why Bridal Showers Remain A Rite Of Passage For Cuban Wives, Mothers