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GOP could tip the scale for gay marriage, binational LGBT couples in limbo

Monday, May 16, 2011
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The fight for marriage intensifies in New York with the long-awaited marriage bill finally introduced. But do LGBT groups have the support needed to pass it?

In this week’s Marriage News Watch, Cathy Marino-Thomas will fill us in on their latest lobbying progress. New York’s pro-marriage Republicans could tip the scale in our favor, but in other states Republicans are working to ban marriage, and to penalize employers who provide health care to same-sex spouses.

Binational LGBT couples are in a legal limbo right now, with a judge delaying Henry Velandia’s deportation proceedings for another seven months. Lavi Solloway was there in court, and will tell us what happened. Watch:

Transcript to this episode is here.

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