Freedom to Marry Begins Today in Washington State!

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December 6, 2012

Starting today, same-sex couples will be able to obtain a marriage license in Washington State.

Lambda Legal's new FAQ has everything Washington couples need to know if they want to get married.

The Pride Foundation held a panel discussion this week entitled "Marriage Equality Explained," discussing how state and federal laws impact the realization of full marriage equality, from taxes, insurance, Social Security benefits, immigration, and parental rights to the Supreme Court ruling on the constitutionality of the federal Defense of Marriage Act. An audience Q&A followed the discussion. Lambda Legal Staff Attorney Shelbi Day was on the panel.

You can listen to the audio stream here.