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Derek Penton

Civil Rights

The Last Frontier – Marriage Equality In The Deep South

by Derek Penton ● 9:15 AM May 17, 2014
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Our own Derek Penton-Robicheaux, plaintiff in a marriage equality lawsuit in Louisiana, reflects on the court decision in neighboring Arkansas, as he awaits oral arguments in his own case next month.

Civil Rights

Forward Progress In Louisiana Same-Sex Marriage Case

by Derek Penton ● 9:00 AM March 23, 2014
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After a long and stale month in the case, I am happy bring the good news of progress!

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Robicheaux et al. – The Little Equality Case That Could

by Derek Penton ● 1:26 PM February 14, 2014
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It seems that the fires of Equality are spreading, and like the new SHERMAN of the south, they are burning away the bigoted traditions of old.

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Pressing On: The State of LGBT Marriage in Louisiana

by Derek Penton ● 10:19 AM February 1, 2014
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Ever wonder what it’s like to be a plaintiff in a marriage equality lawsuit? Derek Penton takes you inside his legal battle with the state of Louisiana.

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Our Wizard Behind The Equality Curtain

by Derek Penton ● 10:09 AM January 19, 2014
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Derek Penton, the plaintiff in a lawsuit to require Louisiana to recognize his marriage, sings the praises of the lawyer representing him and his partner.

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The Benefits of Same Sex Marriage

by Derek Penton ● 9:16 AM January 11, 2014
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Derek Penton is back to give us a life-or-death reason he is suing the state of Louisiana to recognize his marriage – health insurance benefits.

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A Blanchard Family Christmas

by Derek Penton ● 8:36 AM December 21, 2013
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Derek Penton joins our family of contributors today. Derek will give us an insider’s view on his lawsuit asking Louisiana to recognize his marriage. Today, meet the Blanchards, the couple who have joined his lawsuit.