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USA, Alaska: Lambda Legal Appeals Same-Sex Survivor Benefits Case to State Supreme Court
Oct 15th, 2013
Lambda Legal is pushing for Alaska to recognize survivor benefits for same-sex couples.
Peter Renn, Lambda Legal Staff Attorney, said, via press release: "Alaska law traps same-sex couples in a Catch-22: they can't marry, and then the state uses the fact they weren't married to deny survivor benefits. Incredibly, under Alaska law even divorced couples can sometimes qualify... read_more
USA, Alaska: State Personnel Board Votes For Inclusion of Same-Sex Partners As Family
Sep 20th, 2013
Alaska's personnel board has decided to include partners of gay and lesbian employees as family for medical leave purposes.
The board adopted new wording in regulations that allows state employees to take leave due to a serious health condition involving a same-sex partner and include same-sex partners in the definition of immediate family for that purpose. To be... read_more
USA, Alaska: State Personnel Board May Include Same-Sex Partners In Definition of Immediate Family
Aug 24th, 2013
Alaska state employees may soon be able to take leave to care for a sick same-sex partner under a proposed rule change. Edge Boston reports:
The proposed change in rules would allow state employees to take leave due to a serious health condition of a same-sex partner. Same-sex marriage is not legal in Alaska because of a state constitutional... read_more
USA, Alaska: Lesbian Military Couple Flies to Seattle to Marry
Aug 17th, 2013
A lesbian couple flew from Alaska to Seattle to marry to take advantage of a new military rule allowing leave for gay and lesbian couples to marry. The Advocate reports:
With part of the Defense of Marriage Act struck down, one couple in Alaska is taking advantage of a new rule that will let their relationship be recognized... read_more
Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski Comes Out for Marriage Equality
Jun 19th, 2013
A second US Senator has now come out in support of marriage equality. Senator Lisa Murkowski has finally finished "evolving" on the issue. Joe.My.God reports:
Via press release from the Human Rights Campaign: Today Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) announced that she supports marriage equality. Murkowski joins two of her Republican colleagues - Senator Rob Portman of Ohio... read_more
Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski Tiptoes Around Marriage Equality Support
Mar 28th, 2013
US Senator Lisa Murkowski, who won her last election in a write-in squeaker against a tea party candidate, is "evolving" on marriage equality. The Washington Post reports:
"I've got two young sons who, when I ask them and their friends how they feel about gay marriage, kinda give me one of those looks like, 'Gosh mom, why are... read_more