Corbett Dismissed As Defendant In Pa. Gay Marriage Row

Law360, Philadelphia (November 4, 2013, 6:51 PM EST) -- A group of same-sex couples challenging a Pennsylvania law defining marriage as between one man and one woman agreed Friday to drop Gov. Tom Corbett as a defendant and to replace him with the head of the state’s Department of Revenue in light of the tax implications at play.

In a joint stipulation filed in U.S. District Court in Harrisburg, the parties said that Corbett could be replaced as a defendant in an amended complaint with other high-level officials in his administration responsible for enforcing the...
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Whitewood et al v. Corbett et al


Case Number

1:13-cv-01861

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Pennsylvania Middle

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Other

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John E. Jones, III

Date Filed

July 9, 2013

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