Marriage Equality Pioneer Edie Windsor Has Remarried

Edie Windsor, the lesbian widow who brought the lawsuit that gutted the Defense of Marriage Act, making federal government recognition of same-sex marriages possible, has gotten married again.


Edie Windsor, the 87-year-old LGBTQ activist whose lawsuit against the federal government helped paved the way for same-sex marriage nationwide, has gotten remarried. Windsor and Judith Kasen, 51, tied the knot on Monday at City Hall in New York, the New York Times reported on Saturday.

“I can’t think of anyone more deserving of this joy and happiness,” Marriage Equality USA Executive Director Brian Silva told NBC OUT. “We wish Edie and Judith many years of health and happiness!”

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