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Topeka domestic partner registry offers little benefit for non-city workers

| Thursday, May 29, 2014
Topeka, Kan.
TOPEKA, Kan. — Topeka’s new domestic partner registry was viewed as a significant victory for the city’s LGBT community when it was approved by the city council last week, but most employers say there will be little to no effect on workplace benefits.

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Wis. Supreme Court hears challenge to state’s domestic partner registry

| Wednesday, October 23, 2013
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MADISON, Wis. -- Conservative attorneys are trying to persuade the Wisconsin Supreme Court to wipe out the state's domestic partner registry.

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Wis. Supreme Court to hear arguments on domestic partner registry

| Monday, October 21, 2013
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MADISON, Wis. -- The Wisconsin Supreme Court is set to hear arguments this week on whether the state's domestic partner registry is unconstitutional.

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Wis. Supreme Court to hear challenge to state’s domestic partner registry

| Saturday, June 15, 2013
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MADISON, Wis. -- The Wisconsin Supreme Court has agreed to hear a challenge to the state's domestic partner registry, which grants same-sex couples a number of legal rights.

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Fla. Senate panel advances bill that would create domestic partner registry

| Tuesday, April 2, 2013
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- A Florida state Senate panel on Monday passed the "Families First bill," a measure that would provide limited legal protections for same-sex unmarried partners by creating a statewide domestic partnership registry.

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Wisconsin court: State’s Domestic Partner Registry is constitutional

| Monday, December 24, 2012
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The Wisconsin Court of Appeals on Friday upheld as constitutional the state's Domestic Partner Registry, affirming a lower court decision that the law does not violate the state's constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage.

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Wisconsin Supreme Court turns down appeal on domestic partner registry

LOUIS WEISBERG | Wisconsin Gazette | Tuesday, September 18, 2012
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MADISON, Wis. -- The Wisconsin Supreme Court has declined to take up a case challenging the constitutionality of the state’s domestic partnership registry law until it’s gone through the normal appeals process.

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Toledo mayor to introduce benefits bill for Domestic Partners of city workers

| Monday, April 30, 2012
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TOLEDO, Ohio -- City employees who are partnered but not married could receive health care and other benefits under a proposed measure that would extend benefits to the domestic partners of Toledo's employees, provided they have certified their status with Toledo's Domestic Partner Registry.

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Orlando expects strong turnout for same-sex domestic partner registry

| Tuesday, December 27, 2011
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ORLANDO, Fla. -- Gay rights advocates expect a strong turnout of same-sex couples at Orlando's City Hall when the city's new domestic-partnership registry opens next month. The registry, which takes effect Jan. 12, will extend vital legal protections to gay and lesbian families.

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Orlando, Fla., city council unanimously approves domestic partner registry

| Tuesday, December 13, 2011
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ORLANDO, Fla. -- The Orlanda City Council on Monday voted unanimously to enact a domestic partnership registry, as the city became the first in Central Florida to recognize relationships of same-sex couples.

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