Marriage Equality

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Finding paths to citizenship in Miami

Within the last year, the AFSC Miami office began groundbreaking work towards helping gay immigrants married to American citizens obtain legal permanent status (LPR). Gay immigrant spouses can now apply for legal status because on June 26th, 2013 Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) was repealed in the US Supreme Court case Windsor v. United States.

AFSC South Star Summer 2014

Summer 2014 issue of the AFSC South Region's South Star newsletter.

Hundreds Turn Out to Support Marriage Equality

Hundreds of marriage equality supporters, including married couples and religious leaders, crowded Representatives Hall in the State House this morning to oppose bills which would repeal the 2-year-old law that make it possible for same-sex couples to wed in New Hampshire. 

jaime contois signs in for equal marriage

Jaime signs in

Jaime Contois of Keene, NH, indicates her opposition to bills repealing marriage equality at New Hampshire's State House, Feb. 17, 2011

Help Support Iowa Courts

Wednesday, January 12, 2011 - 8:30am

On Wednesday, January 12th, Iowa Supreme Court Justice Mark Cady will deliver the annual State of Judiciary speech at the Iowa State Capitol.

We need your help to support Iowa Courts. Please join Justice Not Politics, Interfaith Alliance of Iowa Action Fund, and other supportive organizations for the State of Judiciary speech to show your support for fair courts. 

Freedom to Marry Day at the State Capitol

Tuesday, January 11, 2011 - 9:00am

Join members and supporters of One Iowa to encourage the Iowa Legislature to preserve the right of same-sex couples to marry, 9:00 a.m. -4:00 p.m.

More info at www.oneiowa.org.  

NH Freedom to Marry Community Meeting

Saturday, January 15, 2011 - 11:30am

NH Freedom to Marry is holding community meetings around New Hampshire to organize local activists to defeat efforts to repeal marriage equality.

NH Freedom to Marry Community Meeting

Wednesday, January 5, 2011 - 7:30pm

NH Freedom to Marry is holding community meetings around New Hampshire to organize local activists to defeat efforts to repeal marriage equality.

NH Freedom to Marry Community Meeting

Monday, January 3, 2011 - 7:00pm

NH Freedom to Marry is holding community meetings around New Hampshire to organize local activists to defeat efforts to repeal marriage equality.

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