Edith Windsor, Gay Rights Advocate Who Paved The Way For National Same-Sex Marriage, Dies At 88
Windsor was the plaintiff in a case that overturned the Defense of Marriage Act, allowing residents of states that recognized gay marriage to get federal marriage benefits.
Updated: Sep 12, 2017 5:54 PM
Cover Celebrates Marriage Equality With Bert And Ernie
The artist says, "It's amazing to witness how attitudes on gay rights have evolved in my lifetime. This is great for our kids, a moment we can all celebrate."
Updated: Jun 28, 2013 11:31 AM
Plaintiff In DOMA Lawsuit: "Internalized Homophobia Is A Big Bitch"
Asked what she thought her late wife would have said had she been there, Windsor replied, "She would have said, 'You did it, honey!'"
Updated: Jun 26, 2013 7:06 PM
Photo: Boehner With NY's First Gay Congressman, His Husband And Their Cute Kids
Of course, it's totally ironic since Boehner hates gay marriage.
Updated: Jan 5, 2013 2:49 PM
5th Federal Judge Deems Anti-Gay Marriage DOMA Unconstitutional
U.S. District Judge Barbara Jones struck down a key part of DOMA yesterday, ruling that the Act's efforts to define marriage "intrude upon the states' business of regulating domestic relations."
Updated: Jun 7, 2012 10:27 AM
With Gays Wed, New York Gets Into The DOMA Debate
New York's Attorney General has filed a brief against the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) arguing that it violates the right to equal protection under the law for gay and lesbian couples.
Updated: Jul 26, 2011 7:39 PM
Bi-National Married Gays Get Green Card Reprieve
Awww, cute sticker (bitchcakesny's flickr). It is not a bad day
Updated: Mar 29, 2011 4:16 PM
Court Rules Out-Of-State Same-Sex Marriages Count in NY
The day after the President and U.S. Attorney General declared they
Updated: Feb 25, 2011 12:45 PM
Justice Dept. Won't Defend Defense Of Marriage Act Anymore
Hot on the heels of the December repeal of Don't Ask, Don't
Updated: Feb 23, 2011 2:57 PM
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