This means a gay spouse can decline to testify against a husband or wife. This rule applies in federal and civil cases, same-sex spouses of public duty officers, who die in the line of duty, qualify for federal death payments. Federal inmates in same-sex marriages will have visitation privileges. federal bankruptcy cases same-sex married couples can expect to be treated like other married couples.
Tony Perkins and Brian Brown- SUCK IT.
via US Justice Department to extend new federal benefits to all married gay couples | Gay Star News.