civil union http://wlrn.org en Lives In Limbo: Lesbian Couple Awaits Supreme Court Ruling On Gay Marriage http://wlrn.org/post/lives-limbo-lesbian-couple-awaits-supreme-court-ruling-gay-marriage <p><strong>Update, June 26:</strong> <em>This post was originally published back in April of this year but we decided to rerun it in light of today's decision by the U.S. Supreme Court.</em></p><p>Last summer, my father-in-law entered the hospital in Germany. My wife, Lu Mueller-Kaul<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, desperately wanted to be with him. But she was in this country on a complicated visa that forbids her from returning if she leaves. She stayed as her father suffered, cursing the unfair system.</span></p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 26 Jun 2013 19:27:33 +0000 Deb Ofsowitz 11846 at http://wlrn.org Lives In Limbo: Lesbian Couple Awaits Supreme Court Ruling On Gay Marriage