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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

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Tribe Considers Recognizing Same-Sex Marriages

The Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians’ tribal council is considering a constitutional amendment that would recognize same-sex marriages.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2012

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ACLU Sues Over Ban On Domestic Partner Benefits

The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a lawsuit claiming the constitutional rights of four same-sex couples are being violated by a new Michigan law that bars insurance for some domestic partners.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/05/2012

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ACLU Targets Domestic Partner Benefits Ban

The ACLU says it will file a lawsuit to challenge a new Michigan law that bans public health insurance for domestic partners of some government employees.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/04/2012

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Kalamazoo To Study Domestic Partner Benefits Law

City commissioners in Kalamazoo are expected to look at options to help municipal workers under a new state law that blocks taxpayer-paid health insurance to domestic partners of some public employees.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/24/2011

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Gov. Snyder Signs Domestic Partner Benefits Ban

Gov. Rick Snyder on Thursday signed legislation that blocks taxpayer-paid health insurance from being offered to domestic partners living with some public employees.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/22/2011

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Michigan Senate Bans Domestic Partner Benefits

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

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/07/2011

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Senate To Vote On Domestic Partner Benefits Bills

A Senate Committee in Lansing has approved two bills that would prohibit health insurance benefits for the domestic partners of public workers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/19/2011

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Mich. House Votes To Ban Domestic Partner Benefits

Republicans who control the Michigan Legislature have started another attempt to block the offering of taxpayer-paid health insurance to domestic partners living with public employees.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/15/2011

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Mich. Lawmakers Debate Domestic Partner Benefits

Legislation debated in a House committee Tuesday would put prohibitions on domestic partner benefits in state law.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/21/2011