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Texas Widow Sues Social Security Administration for Spousal Benefits

Texas Widow Sues Social Security Administration for Survivor Benefits
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The couple lived in Texas, which refuses to recognize their marriage. Social Security is denying Kathy survivor’s benefits earned by Sara. ...
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Case Dismissed: Puerto Rico Will Not End Marriage Ban

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The United States District Court of Puerto Rico issued a ruling dismissing a lawsuit seeking to end the ban on marriage for same-sex couples in Puerto Rico. ...
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Louisiana District Judge Upholds Same-Sex Marriage Ban

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Until now, no state marriage ban had survived a federal court ruling since the U.S. Supreme Court handed down its decision in United States v. Windsor. ...
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Utah Marriage Equality Plaintiffs Ask U.S. Supreme Court to Review Case

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The plaintiff couples argue that state laws banning marriage equality violate the U.S. Constitution’s guarantees of equal protection and due process. ...
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Virginia Marriage Ban Struck Down in Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals

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Bostic v. Schaeffer case marks the second federal appeals court that has ruled in favor of marriage equality since last year's historic Windsor ruling. ...
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Obama Signs ENDA Workplace Protection Order

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Presidential remarks from the White House East Room Monday morning kept the media on its feet concerning the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA). ...
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