Blazers, Timbers and Thorns support gay marriage

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Monday, October 14, 2013

The Portland Trail Blazers, Timbers and Thorns are the first major U.S. professional sports organizations to support same-sex marriage.

The Timbers and Thorns made the announcement through a statement from owner Merritt Paulson, saying the organizations are proud to support gay marriage.

Later, the Blazers also released a statement backing the effort, saying they are "believers in individual choice as a fundamental right of all people."

Read more at KGW.

 

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