Caring for her with pulleys, lifts and vans became Ms. Windsor took early retirement as a senior systems programmer and began what she called a second career as an L. Edith Windsor, the gay-rights activist whose landmark case led the Supreme Court to grant same-sex married couples federal recognition for the first time and rights to a host of federal benefits that until then only married heterosexuals had enjoyed, died on Tuesday in Manhattan.
But when it passed, the chamber roared with cheers.
These personalized forks are perfect for a reception sweetheart table or the iconic first cake bite photo. They lived in Manhattan and Southampton. Texas inwhich decriminalized gay sex in the United States. Windsor was able to see the completed film twice before her death on September 12,and she remarked on what it meant to be gay in the era when Ms.
After living together for 40 years, Ms. Who plays God with these questions? InDr.
Windsor inherited her estate. Photo By: Picasa. The film will screen at 8 p.
Spyer were among the first to sign up. On Tuesday, Mr. Less than a year later by which time they were both using the surname Windsor , they were divorced.