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 Case Study: Local Press Coverage of New Paltz Gay Marriages 

 

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Rockland gay pride celebrated

http://www.thejournalnews.com/newsroom/061404/b01p14gaypride.

Court Says New Paltz Mayor Can't Hold Gay Wedding
http://www.nytimes.com/2004/06/08/nyregion/08wed.html

Setting the stage for a hot cultural debate
http://www.recordonline.com/archive/2004/03/07/nhnewpal.htm 

N.Y. village struggling with gay marriage issue
http://www.recordonline.com/archive/2004/03/07/gay11a.htm 

N.Y. City mayor says...
http://www.recordonline.com/archive/2004/03/07/gay111b.htm 

Unitarian ministers marry 13 couples in New Paltz
http://www.poughkeepsiejournal.com/today/frontpage/stories/fr030704s1.shtml 

New Paltz vows to go on
http://www.poughkeepsiejournal.com/today/localnews/stories/lo030704s2.shtml

Many village residents say publicity, politics good
http://www.poughkeepsiejournal.com/today/frontpage/stories/fr030704s2.shtml 

Minister takes debate to heart
http://www.poughkeepsiejournal.com/today/localnews/stories/lo030704s1.shtml 

PoJo's collection of photos and stories
http://www.poughkeepsiejournal.com/projects/gay_weddings/ 

More gay nups in New Paltz (AP story in NYPost)
http://www.nypost.com/news/regionalnews/20054.htm 

More gays wed in New Paltz, but without embattled mayor
http://www.dailyfreeman.com/site/news.cfm?BRD=1769&dept_id=74969&newsid=110836
24&PAG=461&rfi=9  

Unitarian ministers defy authorities by conducting same-sex weddings in New
Paltz
http://www.nytimes.com/2004/03/07/nyregion/07gay.html 

Same-sex marriage blurs lines on both sides of the political aisle
http://www.nytimes.com/2004/03/07/nyregion/07marry.html 

The road to gay marriage
http://www.nytimes.com/2004/03/07/opinion/07SUN1.html 

The role of judges
http://www.nytimes.com/2004/03/07/opinion/L07KRIS.html 

Standing up for a cause
http://www.newstimes.com/cgi-bin/dbs.cgi?db=news&view_records=1&id=60182

From Saturday's late-day postings:
For Heather Whitefield and Ellen Dietz it's a moment they've been waiting for 11 years. http://www.fox23news.com/news/local/story.aspx?content_id=F78FEDAB-9BCB-471C-8
4E9-3AE0B1127E13

``I think he did a beautiful thing.''--Debbie Nemerofsky of New Paltz, N.Y., on the decision by her town's mayor, Jason West, to marry same-sex couples.
http://www.ajc.com/news/content/news/ap/ap_story.html/National/AP.V3944.AP-Quo
tes.html

(Babylon-WABC, March 6, 2004) On Saturday, more same sex couples will say their vows in New Paltz -- although Mayor Jason West won't be officiating.
http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/news/wabc_030604_gaymarriage1.html 

 

 

 


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Darryl Bautista/Poughkeepsie Journal

The village of New Paltz has been in the national spotlight since Mayor Jason West married 25 same-sex couples on Feb. 27 and the Poughkeepsie Journal has been there throughout with stories, photographs, columns and editorials.

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West vows more gay weddings 3/4/04
Resident: 'You sprang this on us' 3/4/04
GOP state senators weigh ban on homosexual vows 3/4/04
Column: Same-sex marriages no threat to traditional wedlock
3/4/04

Editorial: Give gays equal rights 3/3/04
Gay couples lose out on benefits of union 3/3/04
West charged in gay weddings 3/3/04
Experts: Laws 'gender neutral' 3/3/04

West might face charges for marrying gay 3/2/04

New Paltz mayor plans more same-sex marriages 3/1/04

Gay wedding was hectic but happy 2/29/04
Column: Gay couples say 'We do,' law says 'No you didn't' 2/29/04

Officials: No license, no wedding 2/28/04
Mayor marries gays in New Paltz 2/28/04
Village resources stretch for crowd 2/28/04
Marriage spectacle lures media, curious to New Paltz 2/28/04
Column: Our Turn: Same-sex weddings no shocker 2/28/04

New Paltz mayor says he will marry gays today 2/27/04
Gay rites plan evokes varied reactions 2/27/04

               
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