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Members of Congress Push for Social Security Fix to Ensure Equality for All

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The bipartisan Social Security and Marriage Equality Act extends Social Security benefits to legally married same-sex couples, regardless of residency. ...
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Administration Announces Expansion of Federal Protections to Married Same-Sex Couples

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Major announcements were revealed Friday from the Obama administration regarding VA benefits and benefits to same-sex couples. ...
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Social Security Administration Updates Procedures for Transgender Spouses

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The Social Security Administration updated its policies and procedures regarding transgender individuals to receive benefits through their spouses. ...
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Maine Sees More Than 1500 Gay Marriages In First Year

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More than 1,500 same-sex couples have tied the knot in Maine. With same-sex marriage legal in 18 states now, a total of 9,524 couples have wed in the United States. ...
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So You’re Married, Good Luck Getting Divorced

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Ever since Massachusetts became the first state to allow same-sex marriages in 2002, many couples in Georgia have traveled to a marriage equality jurisdiction and tied the knot. When Georgia's newly gay married couples return home, however, they face a legal landscape that is stuck in time at 2004. ...
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Appeals Court Reverses Immigration Deportation

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"Anthony" is a pseudonym, because the immigrant seeking relief has requested anonymity based on his fear that if he is identified as a gay man, he will be tortured and killed if he is removed to Jamaica. ...
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Gear Up: MI Shore to Shore Equality Ride

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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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Immigration Judge: You’re Not Gay Enough to Stay

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"Anthony" is a pseudonym, because the immigrant seeking relief has requested anonymity based on his fear that if he is identified as a gay man, he will be tortured and killed if he is removed to Jamaica. ...
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VIDEO: Groupon Endorses Marriage Equality in IL

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Groupon employees have released a video in support of marriage equality in Illinois. ...
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Qualified Individuals Should File for Social Security

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Individuals whose qualification for benefits is based upon the recognition of same-sex marriage are urged to file immediately to preserve their filing date. ...
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