New York’s Highest Court Upholds Government Benefits for Same–Sex Spouses

New York’s highest court has ruled that government agencies could continue to recognize same-sex marriages performed outside the State of New York for purposes of granting spousal benefits to public employees. It is encouraging that the decision also urges New York’s legislature to act on the marriage rights of same–sex couples. The decision is the result of two cases defended by Lambda Legal.

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[Source: Lambda Legal]

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