A year ago this week, Gov. Steve Bullock signed Senate Bill 107, repealing an archaic state law that made it a felony to be in a same-sex relationship in the state of Montana, a “crime” punishable by fines of up to $50,000 and 10 years in jail.
Being able to marry the person you love can seem like a distant dream for Montanans in committed same-sex relationships, despite the recent victory in neighboring Washington allowing same-sex couples to marry. Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Montanans still don’t even have basic prote…
Volunteers from several social-justice groups are gathering on Saturday and Monday to build momentum for fairness and acceptance in Billings.
Leaders from two of the nation’s largest gay rights foundations will help raise money for students and organizations in Montana during a fundraiser at Corby Skinner’s historic house on Friday, Jan. 25, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Two events will be held Saturday in Billings promoting opposing views on the question of same-sex marriage.
The Stride 4 Pride 5K fun run and walk begins at 9 a.m. on Saturday at Rose Park.