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Celebs continue to celebrate the downfall of DOMA and Prop 8

June 26, 2013

Celebs continue to celebrate the downfall of DOMA and Prop 8. See what Alicia Keys, Ben Affleck, Seth Meyers, Brendon Ayanbadejo and more had to say on Twitter!

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June 26, 2013

"Respect for Marriage Act" re-introduced to ensure full DOMA repeal

Following the Supreme Court ruling on United States v. Windsor that found Section 3 of the so-called "Defense of Marriage Act" or DOMA to be unconstitutional, Congressman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), the top Democrat on the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice, and Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), a senior member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, reintroduced the "Respect for Marriage Act."

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INFOGRAPHIC: LGBT television characters and couples paving the way on the road to marriage equality

LGBT characters and couples have helped pave the way for culture change as Americans show a record high support of marriage equality. Take a look at the correlation between the increase of LGBT visibility in television with increases in national support for marriage equality. Read More

June 26, 2013

Following SCOTUS decisions, Celebs and Prop 8 plaintiffs announce engagements!

Proposition 8 plaintiffs Paul Katami and Jeff Zarrillo got engaged (Paul popped the question) shortly after the Supreme Court dismissed the Prop 8 case for lack of standing. Congrats!

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Washington National Cathedral to host special prayer service for LGBT families

To help provide perspective on this momentous day and its implications, all LGBT families and allies are invited to attend a special service of reflection and hope at Washington National Cathedral tonight, June 26, at 7 pm.

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June 26, 2013

Beekman Boys to marry after DOMA, Prop 8 decisions; Nikki and Jill from Real L Word speak out about decisions

Josh Kilmer-Purcell and Brent Ridge after Court rulings; Nikki Weiss-Goldstein and Jill Goldstein speak out about the importance of the Court's rulings.

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