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Dykes to Watch Out For... When You're on Broadway

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 18
Alison Bechdel's autobiographical graphic novel "Fun Home" goes from the page to the stage.

'Now I Can Get Married... What Happens If I Get Divorced?'

By Philip M. Snyder | Apr 18
As a South Florida family law attorney, I am encountering more and more individuals (straight and gay) who enter into marriage completely naïve about the financial ramifications of a divorce. Here's brief primer.

Worker Sues US for Same-Sex Benefits Back Pay

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Apr 18
A longtime federal employee is accusing the government of not paying her back for health care costs because she's married to a woman, despite a 2013 U.S. Supreme Court ruling.

Together 35 Years, Waiting for the Right to Marry

Apr 17
Timothy Love's heart problem made him acutely aware of the barriers still standing against his three-decade relationship with Larry Ysunza.

ACLU to County Attorney: Drop Policy on Same-Sex Adoptions

By Bobby McGuire | Apr 16
A civil rights group says Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery's refusal to help married same-sex couples with adoptions must be rescinded or they will sue.

Legally Married at Work, But Not at Home

Apr 16
Thom Kostura and his husband take lots of road trips, and each time they cross a state line they make a game of declaring "We're married!" or "We're not married!" - depending on whether the state recognizes same-sex marriage.

Michigan Gay Marriage Challenge Began as Adoption Case

Apr 16
April DeBoer and Jayne Rowse initially went to court to win the right to jointly adopt each other's children, not to confront Michigan's ban on gay marriage.

Gay Marriage Issue Complicates Immigration, Motherhood

Apr 16
When Valeria Tanco and Sophy Jesty began dating during post-graduate veterinary training at Cornell University, their relationship faced more than the usual run of hurdles.

California Couple Part of Tennessee Gay Marriage Challenge

Apr 16
Johno Espejo and Matthew Mansell moved from the San Francisco Bay area to Franklin, Tennessee, in 2012 for Mansell's job as a conflicts analyst for an international law firm.

Florida Legislature Repeals State Ban on Gay Adoption

Apr 14
Florida's ban on gay adoption is getting tossed out by the state's Republican-controlled Legislature.

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