How Can The Supreme Court’s Same-Sex Marriage Ruling Affect Your Personal Injury Or Wrongful Death Case?

If you and your partner or spouse live in a state that had once made same-sex marriage illegal, you may still be adjusting to your expanded civil rights. In addition to being able to legally marry your same-sex partner and serve as his or her proxy in major healthcare decisions, you may also now have an expanded cause of action when your spouse or partner is injured (or even killed) in a car crash or other accident. Read on to learn more about how this nationwide ruling may affect personal injury standing and claims in your state. 

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