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One Gay Couples Battle to Keep Their Twin Sons American

When Andrew and Elad Dvash-Banks won their lawsuit against the State Department in February, they thought that the yearlong legal battle over their Canadian-born sons American citizenship was finally over. This is over, this is behind us, Andrew Dvash-Banks, a U.S. citizen who was born in California, recalled thinking when U.S. District Judge John F. Walter appeal the federal judges ruling has drawn national attention to a little-known policy that the Defense of Marriage Act, a federal law that forbade the U.S. government from recognizing same-sex marriages. We were discriminated…

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