[BiNet USA]: BiNet USA Applauds Massachusetts Lawsuit Challenging DOMA

Media Advisory Date: 07/08/2009 05:30 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time Contact: press@binetusa.org 1-800-585-9368 Today Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley filed a lawsuit in US District Court in Boston claiming that the Congress, in enacting the Defense of Marriage Act Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), “overstepped its authority, undermined states’ efforts to…

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Going to the White House on June 29th 2009

a personal reflection by Robyn Ochs Peg and I were invited guests at a historic event: June 29, 2009 marked the first time a United States President ever hosted a reception for LGBT people at the White House. I was there representing BiNet USA and the Bisexual Resource Center (BRC).…

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[BiNet USA] Prop 8 Upheld, Struggle for Equality Continues

Media Advisory Date: 05/26/2009 1:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time Contact: press@binetusa.org 1-800-585-9368 The BiNet USA board of directors is disappointed by Tuesday’s ruling of the California Supreme Court upholding Proposition 8’s state constitutional ban on same-sex marriage, but the board also has resolved to support new efforts to rescind it.…

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