To A More Perfect Union: U.S. V Windsor

To A More Perfect Union: U.S. V Windsor

A documentary that tells a story of love, marriage and a fight for equality. The film chronicles unlikely heroes -- octogenarian Edie Windsor and her attorney, Roberta Kaplan, on their quest for justice: Edie had been forced to pay a huge estate tax bill upon the death of her spouse because the federal government denied federal benefits to same-sex couples – and Edie’s spouse was a woman. Deeply offended by this lack of recognition of her more than forty-year relationship with the love of her life,...
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  • program length: 60 minutes

Wednesday, June 19 at 8:00 pm on 12.1

additional airdates

  • Sunday, June 2 at 2:00 pm on 12.2
  • Thursday, June 20 at 1:00 am on 12.1
  • Thursday, June 20 at 10:00 pm on 12.1