Hélène and Karen
We know that we are meant for each other and believe in fate. Things will happen that are meant for you. If there is no solution in the U.S. I am happy that we can live in the Netherlands. We know so many sad stories from people who are in the same situation and come from 2 countries where they cannot live together.
Michael and Michel
My name is Michael Bell. I’m an American who’s married to a Frenchman, Michel, and we live together in France. I’d like to explain why it is that we live here and not in the United States. It has everything to do with DOMA, the so-called Defence of Marriage Act.
Research request: Understanding the Experiences of Same-Sex Binational Couples
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Meeting with congressional staff during the Democrats Abroad global meeting, March 2014. Topics include full recognition of marriages of US citizens with non-US same-sex partners The Netherlands, Spring 2014: Workshop … Continue reading
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