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Supreme Court Hears Arguments on Same-Sex Marriage

The U.S. Supreme Court heard historic arguments starting Tuesday on the right of lesbian and gay couples to marry. Justice Anthony Kennedy, a conservative, is seen as having a pivotal vote on the issue. He said marriage has been understood as being one male and one female for a very long time. He added that […]

New Rights for Same Sex Spouses

The White House administration said it would grant same sex couples who are married legally the same status as other couples who are married with regards to federal legal matters. That included prisoner visitation, death benefits for police officers killed and bankruptcy proceedings, said Eric Holder the Attorney General. Holder said the Department of Justice […]