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December 2017

U.S. Supreme Court declines to consider Houston fight over same-sex marriage benefits News item summary US (TX) 04 DEC

July 2017

Gay man wins Supreme Court case on equal pension rights News item summary UK 12 JUL
• Judgment: Walker v. Innospec Limited and Others [2017] UKSC 47 PDF 274.74kb 12 JUL 17

June 2017

Top Texas court sides against same-sex couple marriage benefits News item summary US (TX) 30 JUN
• Opinion: Jack Pidgeon and Larry Hicks v. Mayor Sylvester Turner and City of Houston No. 15-0688 PDF 158.17kb 30 JUN 17
Single parents win benefits cap High Court challenge News item summary UK (E&W) 22 JUN
• Judgment: The Queen on the application of DA and others v. Secretary of State for Work and Pensions [2017] EWHC 1446 (Admin) HTML 22 JUN 17

May 2017

Walmart settles for $7.5m after denying spousal benefits to gay couples News item summary US (MA) 15 MAY
• Final Order: Jacqueline Cote v Wal-mart Stores, Inc No. 15 Civ. 12945 (WGY) PDF 348.47 16 MAY 17
• Memorandum: Jacqueline Cote v Wal-mart Stores, Inc No. 15 Civ. 12945 (WGY) PDF 97.38 27 APR 17
Varadkar publishes Social Welfare Bill 2017News item summary IE 09 MAY
• Bill: General Scheme of the Social Welfare and Pensions Bill 2017 PDF 456.73kb MAY 17

April 2017

Landmark win for gay Hong Kong civil servant over husbandís benefits News item summary HK 28 APR
• Judgment: Leung Chun Kwong v. Secretary for the Civil Service and Anor HCAL258/2016 HTML 28 APR 17
Social Security update for same-sex couples News item summary US (FED) 10 APR

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