Free wedding insurance accepted by gay police who got engaged at Pride

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London the couple received the offer from a new LGBT insurer responding to the viral proposal video. A video from the London Pride parade went viral after two policemen got engaged there. PC Sam Philpot went down on one knee and proposed to his partner, PC Martin Coughlan. The newly engaged couple was recently offered wedding insurance from a new firm. The moment was captured on video and rapidly made its way around the world as people shared over social media. Twenty three year old PC Philpot had only recently…

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Insurance plans for same sex couples now offered to Publix employees

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The chain store has now started insuring spouses that are legally married, no matter their gender. In Florida, the county court clerks have now started to issue marriage licenses to same sex couples and the grocery and pharmacy chain, Publix, has responded by extending its insurance plans to cover any legal spouses of its employees. The company had intended to start to offer this health insurance coverage to same sex couples, regardless of state law. The issuing of the marriage licenses to same sex couples has become a legal duty…

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Same sex couple insurance rights get a shot in the arm from Obama

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The administration has now moved to broaden access to health plans by closing a controversial loophole. On Friday, the Obama administration made a move to improve same sex couple insurance access when it comes to health plans by beginning an effort to close an existing loophole that would risk leaving certain patients with HIV/AIDS without any coverage. The Health and Human Services Department made two different announcements on the subject. The first stated that insurers that are offering spousal coverage for those who are heterosexual must also provide same sex…

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