Corte Suprema del estado se pronuncia a favor de bomberos

Rhode Island - La Corte Suprema de Rhode Island no le concedió a la ciudad de Providence su pedido para suspender una reunión de arbitraje con la Unión de Bomberos de Providence y le ordeno más bien que debe de entrar al proceso de arbitraje, cuyo primer encuentro está programado para el 16 de Diciembre. La ciudad y el Departamento de Bomberos de Providence están enfrascados en una batalla legal por el nuevo horario establecido por el Alcalde Jorge Elorza que cambio el sistema de 4 pelotones a 3 por turno
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US Supreme Court Backs Same-Sex Marriage

The Supreme Court has declared that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States. Gay and lesbian couples already can marry in 36 states and the District of Columbia. The court's ruling on Friday means the remaining 14 states, in the South and Midwest, will have to stop enforcing their bans on same-sex marriage. The outcome is the culmination of two decades of Supreme Court litigation over marriage, and gay rights generally. Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote the majority opinion, just as he did in the court's previous three major gay rights cases dating back to 1996.…
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Supreme Court Hands Gay Marriage a Tacit Victory

WASHINGTON — In a move that may signal the inevitability of a nationwide right to same-sex marriage, the Supreme Court on Monday let stand appeals court rulings allowing such unions in five states.   The development, a major surprise, cleared the way for same-sex marriages in Indiana, Oklahoma, Utah, Virginia and Wisconsin. Officials in Virginia announced that marriages would start at 1 on Monday.   The decision to let the appeals court rulings stand, which came without explanation in a series of brief orders, will almost immediately increase the number of states allowing same-sex marriage from 19 to 24, along…
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