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in re marriage cases | meet the couples

* ages as of May 15, 2008 *

Arthur Frederick Adams and Devin Wayne Baker
both age 43, they have been together for 7 years.

Arthur Frederick Adams and Devin Wayne Baker

Alexsis Beach and Rachel Lederman
both age 48, they have been together for 21 years, and have two sons, Izak age 11 and Raziel age 8.

Alexsis Beach and Rachel Lederman

Myra Beals and Ida Matson
ages 65 and 72, they have been together for 31 years.

Myra and Ida New

Dave and Jeff Chandler
ages 44 and 47, they have been together for 15 years. They have two sons, Taylor age 1 and Jacob age 5.




Dave and Jeff Chandler

Sarah and Gillian Conner-Smith
ages 39 and 38, they have been together for 8 years.




Corey Davis and Andre LeJeune
ages 39 and 41, they have been together for 10 years.

Corey Davis and Andre LeJeune

Stuart Gaffney and John Lewis
ages 45 and 49, they have been together for 21 years

Stuart and John New

Jewelle Gomez and Diane Sabin
ages 59 and 55, they have been together for 15 years.

Jewelle Gomez and Diane Sabin

Phyllis Lyon and Del Martin
ages 83 and 87, they have been together for 55 years.

Phyllis Lyon and Del Martin

Margot McShane and Alexandra D’Amario
ages 38 and 43, they have been together for 6 years. They have 3 children, 3 year-old twins (boy and girl) and a newborn boy.




Jeanne Rizzo and Pali Cooper
ages 61 and 52, they have been together for 19 years. They have a 28 year-old son, Christopher.

Jeanne Rizzo and Pali Cooper

Joshua Rymer and Timothy Frazer
ages 51 and 45, they have been together for 14 years.

Joshua Rymer and Timothy Frazer

Karen Shain and Jody Sokolower
both 59, they have been together for 36 years, and have an 18 year-old daughter, Ericka

Karen Shain and Jody Sokolower

Janet Wallace and Deborah Hart
ages 55 and 53, they have been together for 17 years.

Janet Wallace and Deborah Hart

in re marriage cases | organizational plaintiffs

In addition to the 15 couples above, NCLR represents two organizational plaintiffs:

  • Equality California, the leading statewide advocacy group protecting the needs and interests of same-sex couples and their children in California.
  • Our Family Coalition, a San Francisco Bay Area organization dedicated to promoting the civil rights and well being of families with lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender members.

 

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