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[Associated Press wire release report on United Airline's federal appeal for domestic partner ordinance exemption]

Description: AP news wire release reporting on a case heard by the US federal appeals court regarding a San Francisco city ordinance mandating benefits for domestic partners of employees. Although United Airlines asked for an exemption, the court denied the request; in response, United Airlines announced it will offer domestic partner benefits to San Francisco employees to comply with the law, with benefits available to employees nationwide in May 2000.
Date: July 31, 1999
Creator: Schiffmann, WIlliam
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[Press Release: Vermont Supreme rules same-sex couples entitled to same benefits afforded to married couples]

Description: A document from the Lesbian Gay Rights Lobby of Texas announcing the Vermont Supreme Court ruling on gay and lesbian couples to have equal benefits as heterosexual couples living in Vermont. However, same-sex couples still do not have right to marry and may still face discrimination.
Date: December 19, 1999
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