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He wrote: "It is hard to argue with a straight face that the primary purpose—indeed, perhaps the sole purpose—of the statute is other than to deny health benefits to the same-sex partners of public employees. The state had banned recognition of same-sex unions in any form since a popular vote added an amendment to the State Constitution.
Views Read Edit View history. Lawson issued a preliminary injunction blocking the state from enforcing its law banning local governments and school districts from offering health benefits to their employees' domestic partners. On December 7, , the Michigan State Senate, in a vote, approved of the bill.
Since the Michigan gay marriage ban has been invalidated, the right to bring loss of consortium claims now extends to same-sex couples.