I am pro gay rights and have a question about same sex marriage.?

I have a question for an essay I'm doing. I want to know what rights married couples have that single couples do not have. Therefore; the rights that most gay couples are denied.

Asked By: nicky - 11/16/2008
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These are the benefits denied to same sex couples... More
Answered By: COWrugger2OG - 11/16/2008
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google it
Answered By: Jaggedlane - 11/16/2008
health benefits often adoption rights mutual property rights
Answered By: Dave87gn - 11/16/2008
I'm not sure about rights, but I can tell you that same-sex couples receive extra money on their taxes from the government each year... More
Answered By: baby sue - 11/16/2008
health insurance, life insurance, tax breaks, adoption rights, acknowledgment of their lifestyle.
Answered By: Sarah S - 11/16/2008
well some areas don't allow you to adopt if you are not married. Google the rest you will come up with alot more.
Answered By: Tara M - 11/16/2008
The two big ones are the tax benefits, ie claiming a dependent, and medical insurance coverage if one of them doesn't work.
Answered By: Jeff - 11/16/2008
one of the most important that everyone has missed is if you are you are about to die in a hospital the only people they will allow in the room with you is your spouse or legal members of your immediate family. so if you are gay you get to die alone and scared. also if the one dying is the primary earner of the... More
Answered By: Bonanza Jellybean - 11/16/2008
Acting upon the request of the Chairman of the Committee on the Judiciary of the United States House of Representatives, The General Accounting Office identified 1,049 benefits, rights, and privileges only offered through legal marriage... More
Answered By: χριστοφορος ▽ - 11/16/2008
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