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Immigration Deportation Working Group Includes LGBT Representative

By Zack Ford on November 7, 2011 at 2:15 pm

"Immigration Deportation Working Group Includes LGBT Representative"

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A Department of Homeland Security working group examining pending deportation cases includes an LGBT liaison. Openly gay DHS executive secretary Philip A. McNamara will represent LGBT interests for the working group, including concerns about the separation of binational same-sex couples whose marriages are not recognized under the Defense of Marriage Act.

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