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Washington Among States Offering the Most Rights to Gays

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SHORELINE.PATCH.COM - In the wake of North Carolina's decision to amend its Constitution to ban same sex unions, The Guardian has created a model looking at gay rights in each state.

According to the graphic, Washington, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Vermont and Iowa, and the District of Columbia, have the most rights afforded to gays.

Washington allows:

  • same sex marriage
  • hospital visitation by same sex partners or spouses
  • gays to adopt, either singly or as a couple
  • The City of Shoreline and Shoreline School District extend benefits to domestic partners, including those of the same-sex.  click here to read the full article
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