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USA: Poll – 93% of Urban Liberals Favor Marriage Equality, 94% of Tea Party Members Oppose It (Think Progress)
A new Washington Post poll provides some insights into how people of various political persuasions feel about the issue of same-sex marriage.
Nevada, USA: Lesbian Couple in Domestic Partnership Denied Hospital Rights (LGBTQ Nation)
A lesbian couple in Nevada was told by an admissions officer at a local hospital that they would need a medical power of attorney for one partner to make decisions for another in the event of a crisis, despite being in a legal domestic partnership sanctioned by the state.
New Mexico, USA: State Supreme Court to Take Up Photographer’s Case (Joe.My.God)
Six years ago a New Mexico photography business refused to photograph a lesbian wedding, resulting in fines from the state Human Rights Commission and the martyrdom of the company to anti-gay groups nationwide. On Friday the New Mexico Supreme Court agreed to hear the company’s appeal from the Alliance Defense Fund.
New York, USA: Father’s Will Says Gay Man Must Marry Woman to Inherit (On Top Magazine)
A gay Manhattan man is fighting his father’s will, which specifies that he must marry a woman for his children to get his money.