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No news is actually excellent news

It’s not that nothing happened…but today, when the justices of the Supreme Court of the United States decided not to take up any of the pending cases on same-sex marriage, as they were expected to, the decision not to decide—at … Continue...
by Hey, it's Pat Ryan's blog! on Oct 6, 2014

Justice Department Expands Its Offerings to Same-Sex Marriages

In big news over the weekend, Attorney General Eric Holder said he would direct the U.S. Department of Justice (see PDF) to broaden the scope of benefits and recognitions it would apply to same-sex couples who are married. The news ... Read More...
by Prune Juice Media on Feb 11, 2014

Move Forward Michigan - Part 3: LGBT Discrimination in the Workplace

English: U.S. LGBT employment discrimination law. Sexual orientation and gender identity: all employment Sexual orientation: all employment Sexual orientation and gender identity: state employment... Visit "IU News & Talk" right now to read more of...

Move Forward Michigan Part 2 - LGBT Partnership recognition, rights and benefits

Photo Credit - Romney Exposed.com Review Part One of the Move Forward Michigan Series Here One of the most obvious ways that gay and lesbian couples face discrimination in Michigan is, of... Visit "IU News & Talk" right now to read more of this...

Move Forward Michigan - Part One: LGBT Marriage Equality Project

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It’s Official! The President Directs SSA Attorney General to Review the Impact of DOMA on the Federal Benefit Programs

Finally, after a series of disputes regarding the exact impact of the recent Supreme Court decision in the Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) on federal benefit programs, all unanswered questions are likely to be solved now. In its offic...

Congratulations to the LaCroix and Barfield Same Sex Marriage Wedding and Reception in Michigan

Photo Credit - The Freep Tim LaCroix and Gene Barfield celebrated Michigan's first legal Same Sex Marriage and reception the weekend of July 20th By  IU News & Talk Columnist - Joel... Visit "IU News & Talk" right now to read more of...

House Republicans stop defending DOMA in court.

Discrimination defender, John Boehner and his gang of homophobes have decided to stop all defense of DOMA in the court system after the Supreme Court struck down section 3 of the anti-gay law and spent 3 million dollars of taxpayers money (yes us g...
by izzoiz.com on Jul 19, 2013

The Impact of DOMA Repeal to Social Security Benefits Explained

What is DOMA?Initially introduced in May, 1996 by the then-U.S. President, Bill Clinton, the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), was signed into law on September 21, 1996. The said federal law legally allows states to refuse to recognize same-sex marriag...

Mark Zuckerberg Appears in San Francisco's Gay Pride Parade

Mark Zuckerberg, founder and CEO, shows off the new messaging system in Facebook. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg joined 700 of his employees to march in San... keep up with the newest technologies and contemplate...
by high Tech RoadShow on Jul 1, 2013

Animation Monday: Supreme Court Political Cartoons 2013

Last week, the Supreme Court handed down some major rulings on DOMA, Proposition 8 in California, and Section 4 of the Voting Rights Act challenged by Shelby County Alabama.  So naturally, the people who makes political cartoons had some very …...
by Geek Alabama on Jul 1, 2013

10 Reactions To The Supreme Court Decisions On Gay Marriage And Voting Rights Act

This Wednesday, Supreme Court has overturned the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), essentially granting married same-sex couples the same federal benefits that were previously available only to heterosexual couples.  The groundbreaking decision follow...
by List of X on Jun 27, 2013

10 Reactions To The Supreme Court Decisions On Gay Marriage And Voting Rights Act

This Wednesday, Supreme Court has overturned the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), essentially granting married same-sex couples the same federal benefits that were previously available only to heterosexual couples.  The groundbreaking decision follow...
by List of X on Jun 27, 2013

10 Reactions To The Supreme Court Decisions On Gay Marriage And Voting Rights Act

This Wednesday, Supreme Court has overturned the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), essentially granting married same-sex couples the same federal benefits that were previously available only to heterosexual couples.  The groundbreaking decision follow...
by List of X on Jun 27, 2013

SCOTUS dumps DOMA: fair, simple, American

by Hey, it's Pat Ryan's blog! on Jun 26, 2013

SCOTUS dumps DOMA: fair, simple, American

by Hey, it's Pat Ryan's blog! on Jun 26, 2013

SCOTUS Declares DOMA Unconstitutional

The United States Supreme Court has struck down the Defense of Marriage act, signed into law by...The post SCOTUS Declares DOMA Unconstitutional appeared first on Liberty Think Tank.
by Liberty Think Tank on Jun 26, 2013

The 2013 Supreme Court Rulings: Voting Rights and Gay Marriage

The United States Supreme Court has handed down some huge rulings.  The Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday that section 4 of the Voting Rights Act, which follows a formula used to determine which jurisdictions are required to get federal government per...
by Geek Alabama on Jun 26, 2013

DOMA Struck Down, California Gets Green Light For Gay Marriage

DOMA Struck Down, California Gets Green Light For Gay MarriageIt looks like the U.S. Supreme Court was thinking a bit more clear on Wednesday than earlier this week. In a 5-4 ruling, the federal Defense of Marriage Act was overturned by the justices.
by Prune Juice Media on Jun 26, 2013

“DOMA … You In Danger, Girl!” (PHOTO)

“DOMA … You In Danger, Girl!” (PHOTO)Nothing like a little meme humor during one of the biggest weeks ever for marriage equality in the U.S. Supreme Court. After Wednesday’s convincing arguments to strike down the Defense of M...
by Prune Juice Media on Mar 28, 2013


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