Madelynn Taylor, 74, talks about her lawsuit seeking the right to have her deceased wife interred with her at the Idaho State Veterans Cemetery in Boise, Idaho.

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Madelynn Taylor, 74, talks about her lawsuit seeking the right to have her deceased wife interred with her at the Idaho State Veterans Cemetery in Boise, Idaho.

Veteran sues after burial with gay partner is denied

By Rebecca Boone

Associated Press

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BOISE, Idaho — A U.S. Navy veteran filed a civil rights lawsuit Monday after the Idaho State Veterans Cemetery refused to allow her to be buried with the ashes of her late wife.

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