Marriage Equality

How Does Same-Sex Marriage Affect Access to Government and Employer Benefits?

On April 2015, the Supreme Court ruled in Obergefell v. Hodges that same-sex couples have a right to be married under the Equal Protection Clause of the Constitution. This decision was a long-awaited one by the LGBT community, and has many legal implications. If you have any questions about the legal implications that the Supreme […]

When Was I Married?

In a previous article we explored Obergefell v. Hodges and same-sex marriage in Georgia. Here the Court ruled that the State of Georgia and all other U.S. states must recognize a marriage between two people of the same sex when the marriage was lawfully licensed and performed out-of-state. The decision also requires the State of […]

Same Sex Marriage in Georgia

The 2015 “Marriage Equality” decision by the United States Supreme Court in Obergefell v. Hodges was a landmark case that struck up much debate and heated emotions. These emotions were brought on by religious beliefs, personal relationships to the outcome of the case, political affiliations, and much more. Almost every person in the country had […]