Alaska Judge: State’s marital classification violates equal protection for same sex couples

Forbes.com: Superior Court Judge Frank Pfiffner said in his decision that the state’s marital classification violates the Alaska Constitution’s equal protection clause. The ruling was signed Friday and released Monday by ACLU of Alaska. | Alaska Dispatch: Alaska judge: Denying tax breaks to same-sex partners unconstitutional (links to ACLU press release) | Ruling: Schmidt v. Alaska