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New Book Details Windsor Supreme Court Victory

NATIONAL | By Brian Bromberger | Oct 18
Attorney Roberta Kaplan, has now written a book, "Then Comes Marriage: United States v. Windsor and the Defeat of DOMA," about a significant civil rights victory along the way to eventual marriage equality.

Worker Sues US for Same-Sex Benefits Back Pay

FAMILY | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Apr 18
A longtime federal employee is accusing the government of not paying her back for health care costs because she's married to a woman, despite a 2013 U.S. Supreme Court ruling.

LGBT Couples Face Easier Tax Season

FAMILY | By Matthew S. Bajko | Mar 1
In late August the IRS and U.S. Department of the Treasury announced it would treat same-sex couples that legally married in jurisdictions that recognize their marriages as married for federal tax purposes.

Tax Equality Measure Takes Effect in Cambridge, Mass.

FINANCE | By Johann Kaiser | Jul 11
When the city of Cambridge issues paychecks to its public employees, nearly two dozen workers find a federal tax on their income that their colleagues don’t have to pay.

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