DOMA Repeal

DOMA Repeal

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In response to the State's motion for a stay of last week's Superior Court decision in favor of marriage equality, Lambda Legal filed a brief asking the Court to deny the motion. ...
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Circuit Court of Cook County, Chancery Division Friday denied a motion to dismiss the two landmark cases seeking the freedom to marry for same-sex couples in Illinois, allowing plaintiffs' claims for violation of the fundamental right to marry, and for discrimination based on sexual orientation to go forward. ...
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The New Mexico Supreme Court announced it will hear oral arguments brought by the ACLU of New Mexico on behalf of six same-sex couples on October 23, according to Freedom to Marry. ...
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Dustin and his roommate went to the Home Depot in Salt Lake City to pick out some new lighting, but little did Dustin know a flash mob was waiting with a surprise proposal in the lumber aisle. ...
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Lambda Legal filed a brief on behalf of Fair Wisconsin and five same-sex couples in the Supreme Court of Wisconsin, asking the court to uphold the state's domestic partnership law as constitutional. ...
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The new policy means that the administration will no longer enforce statutory language governing the Veterans Administration (VA) and the Department of Defense (DoD) that restricts the awarding of spousal benefits to opposite-sex marriages only. ...
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Because of the Texas Marriage Exclusions, the State claims that same-sex couples cannot get divorced, even though the Marriage Exclusions don't mention divorce. ...
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Hawaiian governor Neil Abercrombie said last week that he was "very likely" to call a special session to consider making Hawaii the 15th U.S. jurisdiction to embrace marriage equality. However, Hawaii will not recognize same-sex marriages if Bishop Larry Silva has anything to do with it. ...
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The stories highlight the house divided created by the denial of marriage, with those in freedom to marry states now respected for federal and state marriage protections while those living in discriminating states are denied respect, state protections, and even some federal protections. ...
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Approximately 15 members of the LGBT community and its allies throughout Michigan will bike across the state in solidarity to raise awareness about LGBT equality. ...
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