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Mich. Ban On Domestic Partner Benefits Blocked

A federal judge on Friday blocked Michigan’s ban on domestic partner benefits for employees who work for public schools or local governments, saying state lawmakers simply wanted to punish gays and lesbians.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2013

Same-Sex Domestic Partner Benefits Stand For Michigan State Workers

Same-sex domestic partners of state employees will continue to qualify for health insurance after the Michigan Supreme Court decided not to hear an appeal filed by the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/04/2013


Mich. Legislature OKs Domestic Partner Benefit Ban

Republicans who control the Michigan Legislature have approved a bill aimed at blocking the offering of taxpayer-paid health insurance to domestic partners living with some public employees.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/08/2011