Meet Two Couples Fighting For Marriage Equality In Virginia

Two very different couples fighting for the same cause; the right for their marriages to be recognized legally.

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This morning the American Foundation for Equal Rights announced the organization is joining an ongoing federal challenge to the 2006 Virginia amendment banning same-sex marriage.

The couple spoke today at AFER's 10 a.m. news conference:

Watch the AFER video on this amazing couple:

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The couple spoke today at a 10 a.m. news conference on the federal challenge:

Watch the full video:

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Sarah Karlan is the Deputy LGBT Editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.

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