University of Michigan Law School
Civil Rights Litigation Clearinghouse
Title "Todd Elia-Warnken v. Richard Elia"
Date Jul 26, 2012
Author GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders
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Abstract Victory! The MA Supreme Judicial Court ruled in favor our our client, Richard Elia, stating that “a Vermont civil union must be dissolved prior to either party entering into a marriage with a third person in the Commonwealth.” The ruling further states that “We shall recognize a Vermont Civil Union as equivalent to marriage in the Commonwealth under principles of comity.”
Source GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders

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case Elia-Warnken v. Elia (PB-MA-0007)

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