Same-Sex Marriages, Domestic Partnerships, and COBRA

Shannon McMeel

Shannon McMeel

TPA Services Representative at Merriam Insurance Agency
Shannon McMeel

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June marked the anniversaries of two noteworthy United States Supreme Court decisions concerning same-sex American couples. On June 26, 2013, the Supreme Court held in United States v. Windsor that Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act—which provided that only opposite-sex individuals could be recognized as married “spouses” for...