The movement to obtain marriage rights for same-sex couples expanded steadily from that time until in late 2014 lawsuits had been brought in every state that still denied marriage licenses to same-sex couples. By late 2014, same-sex marriage had become legal in states that contained more than 70% of the United States population. In some.
May 03, 2017 · Discrimination against same-sex couples denied religious marriage is endemic, says a new study. Research by academics at the Universities of Author: Science X Staff.
Aug 23, 2019 · Couples denied marriage licenses can sue Kim Davis The Kentucky county clerk who in 2015 gained widespread attention for refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples may Author: Reuters.
Here are some of the federal benefits that same-sex married couples may now receive (subject to the specific federal agency's rule for determining eligibility). Social Security Benefits. Married couples get a big financial boost from certain Social Security benefit programs that have not historically applied to same-sex couples.Author: Lina Guillen, Attorney.