Article Title:Equality House hosts wedding
Category:People
Author or Credit:GayNZ.com staff
Published on:24th June 2013 - 12:34 pm
Published by:GayNZ.com
NDHA link:http://ndhadeliver.natlib.govt.nz/ArcAggregator/arcView/frameView/IE18334588/http://www.gaynz.com/articles/publish/33/article_13545.php
Note that the National Library of New Zealand (NDHA) website uses both cookies and frames. The first time you click on a link it first may take you to the archived front page of gaynz.com. Close the window and try again. This is because the NDHA website uses cookies and you cannot access an indiviual page without visiting the front page first
Story ID:13545
Text:A lesbian couple has married at Equality House, a rainbow-painted building across the road from the HQ of hateful church Westboro. Kimberly Kidwell, 31, and Katie Short, 27, from Arkansas, exchanged vows at a ceremony hosted by Planting Peace, a non-profit humanitarian organisation which owns Equality House in Topeka, Kansas. Kidwell and Short, who have been together five years, had responded to a Facebook post from Planting Peace asking for a same-sex couple to participate in a public wedding at Equality House ahead of the pending US Supreme Court decisions on Proposition 8, California’s ban on same-sex marriage, and the federal Defense of Marriage Act.     GayNZ.com staff - 24th June 2013
Disclaimer:This page displays a version of the GayNZ.com article with all formatting and images removed. It was harvested automatically and some text content may not have been fully captured correctly: access this content at your own risk. A copy of the full article is available (off-line) at the Lesbian and Gay Archives of New Zealand. This online version is provided for personal research and review and does not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of PrideNZ.com. If you have queries or concerns about this article please email us
Reproduction note:Just before GayNZ.com closed in May 2017, the website owners wrote this article about reproducing content from the website: "our work has always been available for glbti people to use and all we ask is that you not plagiarise it... if you use it anywhere please attribute it to GayNZ.com and where there is an authors name attached please acknowledge that writer."