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View Diary: Terminally ill man and his husband fight to force Ohio to recognize their marriage, and judge agrees (81 comments)

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  •  No, just live there for some 30 or 60 or 90 (1+ / 0-)
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    days prior to filing.  

    "We're now in one of those periods when the reality of intense pressure on the middle class diverges from long-held assumptions of how the American bargain should work" --James Fallows

    by Inland on Tue Jul 23, 2013 at 12:10:54 PM PDT

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    •  That's what I presume (0+ / 0-)

      I do think that recognition of out-of-state marriages however doesn't rely on the couple having lived in the state they were married in, when they were married. Couples marry in states other than the ones where they live for various reasons. My sister was a California resident when she first married but her marriage took place in New York because that was where our parents and the groom's parents lived.

      Questioning James and Arthur's marriage based on domicile is really not going to win as an argument.

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