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Marriage, not marriage-lite

May 16, 2008

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SOME STATES have gone out of their way to stigmatize gay and lesbian couples, but California hasn't been one of them. Even as state law forbade these couples to marry, it offered a similar option, domestic partnership. So when the state's highest court overturned that ban yesterday, the issue wasn't whether California should recognize same-sex couples, but whether it can ... (Full article: 279 words)

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