“Day of the Decision” activities - July 26, 2006
The Washington State Supreme Court will issue its decision on marriage equality in the Andersen/Castle case on Wednesday, July 26, 2006.
The following events - in protest, celebration, or a combination of the two, depending on the court’s ruling - are planned for tomorrow. Equal Rights Washington will continue updating this page for the next 24 hours.
The following events have been confirmed:
Morning: Press conference with the plaintiff couples in the morning.
Confirmed - 5:30-6:45pm: LGBT and allied community gathering in Seattle from 5:30pm-6:45pm at Seattle 1st Baptist Church, 1111 Harvard Avenue.
Organized by DontAmend.com-WA,
ACLU-WA, NW Women’s Law Center, and Lambda Legal, and co-sponsored by several other organizations.
7:00pm: Worship service at 7:00 p.m. at Seattle 1st Baptist Church, 1111 Harvard Avenue. Organized by the Religious Coalition for Equality. All are welcome.
CONFIRMED - Olympia:
Gathering at 5:30 PM, at Ramblin Jack's restaurant, 520 East 4th Avenue. For more information, contact WA State Now president Teresa Sykora Lovaas at 360-259-6136 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
CONFIRMED - Spokane:
Inland Northwest Equality (INWE) will hold a gathering at 5:00 p.m. in front of the Federal Courthouse, 920 W Riverside in Spokane. Contact Krista Benson at Inland NW Equality, at 509-838-7870, or email@example.com.
CONFIRMED - Yakima:
Gathering at 7:00 p.m. at the MCC Rainbow Cathedral, 225 North 2nd Street, Yakima. Contact Rev. Jane Newall, TheRevJane@juno.com.
We are presently confirming the following events:
Pending - Tacoma:
Gathering at 5:30p.m. at the University of Washington Tacoma. Food, drink, music and FUN will be provided. To learn more or to add your organization to the South Sound Marriage Equality Partnership email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 253.272-3444.
Pending - Vancouver:
Plans are in progress. For information, contact Rev. Daryn Nelsen, email@example.com or David Hopkins at the Pride Foundation, firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday, July 25, 2006
Supreme Court: Day of decision events
From Equal Rights Washington:
Posted by Robert Raketty at 3:40 PM