AFER’s Perry case restored marriage equality in California, and Edie Windsor, with the help of Roberta Kaplan and the ACLU Nationwide, helped ensure married same-sex couples across the nation are treated equally under federal law. +1 this image to celebrate the momentum we have seen in the past year.
Watch this video from the 44th anniversary of the ruling explaining this historic case's impact on marriage equality litigation: http://bit.ly/TP42MN
A state judge ruled Friday that Arkansas’ ban on marriage for gay and lesbian couples is unconstitutional.
Since the Perry and Windsor decisions last June, a pro-equality court decision has been issued every month for the last eleven months stretching from coast to coast. Like and share this image to celebrate the momentum.
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The American Foundation for Equal Rights is dedicated to protecting and advancing equal rights for every American.
As the sole sponsor of the federal court challenge of California’s Proposition 8, known as Hollingsworth v Perry, AFER is leading the fight for marriage equality and equality under the law for every American.
AFER has assembled a legal team led by Theodore Olson and David Boies to demonstrate that Proposition 8 violates the U.S. Constitution by denying millions of people equal protection under the law.