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Marriage Equality Could Give Florida $182 Million Boost

Marriage Equality Could Give Florida $182 Million Boost

The report also predicts that up to 2,626 jobs would be created in the Sunshine State due to increased spending for same-sex couples’ weddings.

American Military Partner Association Sues for VA Same-Sex Spousal Benefits

Lambda Legal: The denial of benefits to same-sex spouses of veterans living in states refusing to recognize their marriages is in violation of Windsor.

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Arizona Urged to Recognize Marriage of Gay Couple Battling Serious Illness

A gay couple from Green Valley have been together 45 years and were married last month after George was diagnosed with Stage IV pancreatic cancer.

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Supreme Court Asked to Reject Motion to Delay Virginia Marriages

The U.S. Supreme Court is being asked to deny a motion seeking to stay the recent Fourth Circuit ruling striking down Virginia’s marriage ban.

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Victory Congressional Fellow Becomes Sole Transgender Staffer in U.S. House

The appointment for the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus makes Panico the only openly transgender person working in the U.S. House of Representatives.

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Cincinnati Mayor Urges Court to Strike Down Marriage Ban

Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley Thursday urged the appeals court to strike down the state’s marriage ban, on behalf of his gay and lesbian constituents.

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Texas Conservative Coalition Support AG Ban on Same-Sex Marriage

The members of the coalition believe that legalizing same-sex marriage will lead to legalizing incest, pedophilia and polygamy.

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Sixth Circuit Hears Six Cases for Marriage Equality in One Day

Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals heard oral arguments in a federal lawsuit seeking to compel the State of Ohio to recognize the marriages of same-sex couples.

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Wisconsin Unites for Marriage Coalition Launched

In less than three weeks, the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments in the state’s appeal of the case challenging Wisconsin’s marriage ban.

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Council: End Blood Donation Ban for Gay, Bisexual Men

The Seattle City Council sent a letter to the FDA Tuesday requesting an end to the lifetime ban on blood donations from men who have sex with men.

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