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It’s a novel concept in the family law area

“We all know people who have gone through divorces. At the end of that long and unhappy period, they have been able to breathe a sigh of relief,” said Cassandra Ormiston of Rhode Island, who is splitting from her wife, Margaret Chambers. But “I do not see that on my horizon, that sigh of relief that it’s over….”

It’s a novel concept in the family law area,” said Oregon lawyer Beth Allen, who works with Basic Rights Oregon, a gay rights group.

Cassandra Ormiston and Beth Allen on the difficulties married gay couples are having in obtaining divorces. (Associated Press)

 

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