same-sex partner

same-sex partner

Social medicine A domestic partner of the same genotypic sex. See Homosexual.
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Synopsis: More LGBT Americans living with a same-sex partner now report being married (45%) than did so in the months prior to the Supreme Court decision to make same-sex marriages legal in all 50 states (38%).
Our joke back in the '90s was 'Oh, gay marriage will be legal in Texas before UT will give us same-sex partner benefits.
Rodney Chiang-Cruise, a parent who is raising three boys with his same-sex partner, told ABC that he agreed with the findings of the study.
Under the federal income tax rules as currently written, taxfilers may be able to claim a same-sex partner as a dependent if they live together for the year, if the partner resides legally in the U.
As long as a same-sex partner is not deemed a "spouse," same-sex couples do not have access to many of the same estate planning opportunities married opposite-sex couples are given.
Family members entitled to make decisions might cede the right to make decisions to the same-sex partner under these circumstances, but then again, they are not required to do so.
MANY LARGE AND SUCCESSFUL companies nowadays offer same-sex partner health benefits and other policies friendly to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) employees.
One involved a 24-year-old man from Paphos who reported that the state would not allow him to enter into a civil marriage with his same-sex partner of six years.
Census Bureau data shows that nearly 11,000 Cook County households had a "householder" with a same-sex partner, constituting roughly 0.
The same-sex partner debate has destroyed our church and will continue to do so.
Of the sexually active men asked about male-to-male sex, 25% reported having had a same-sex partner in the three months prior to the interview.