Grimsley and Albu v. Scott
Grimsley and Albu v. Scott is a federal lawsuit filed March 13, 2014 in U.S. District Court in Tallahassee, by the American Civil Liberties Union and the ACLU of Florida, on behalf of eight legally married same-sex couples, challenging the state of Florida’s refusal to recognize their marriages, which were performed in other states and recognized by the federal government. The case has been joined with Brenner v. Scott.
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