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JUL 31, 2015 - Seattle Times

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Judge deems gay couple as spouses after 1 partner’s death

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A judge has recognized a 2001 same-sex union as a common-law marriage in Pennsylvania even though one partner died before gay marriage became legal. Sabrina Maurer’s (MOW’-ers) case involves her fight over death benefits and inheritance taxes following the 2013 death of Kim Underwood. Bucks County Judge C. Theodore Fritsch Jr. says […]

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JUL 31, 2015 - Forbes

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The Supreme Court's NOT Top 10: Cases The Justices Wrongly Rejected Last Term

The usual spate of articles by Supreme Court scribes pronouncing the Roberts Court staunchly pro-business were noticeably sparser as the latest term ended. When journalists are reduced to using the Obamacare and same-sex marriage cases as their main exhibits to prove the Supreme Court’s supposed pro-business tilt, you know it [...]

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JUL 31, 2015 - Forbes

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The Second Annual Supreme Court's NOT Top 10: Cases The Justices Wrongly Rejected Last Term

The usual spate of articles by Supreme Court scribes pronouncing the Roberts Court staunchly pro-business were noticeably sparser as the latest term ended. When journalists are reduced to using the Obamacare and same-sex marriage cases as their main exhibits to prove the Supreme Court’s supposed pro-business tilt, you know it [...]

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JUL 29, 2015 - Seattle Times

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Get government out of marriage altogether

When the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that states must recognize same-sex marriages, dissenting Chief Justice John Roberts wondered whether polygamy will be next. Some legal scholars have responded that, yes, the arguments for gay marriage could apply to relationships among more than two partners, as well. William Baude, a law professor at the University of […]

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JUL 25, 2015 - Huffington Post

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What Obama's Trip To Kenya Could Mean For Human Rights And The LGBT Community

Twenty-eight years after Barack Obama visited Kenya for the first time, he's returning for a fourth trip, this time as President of the United States. Although the highly-anticipated journey has drawn attention due to Obama's own Kenyan heritage, another pressing issue has dominated the conversation surrounding his visit -- LGBT rights. While Obama's tenure has seen significant strides for LGBT Americans, culminating with ...

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