U.S. says visas from gay spouses will get equal treatment

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August 02, 2013 AT 10:44 AM
TU.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said the United States will immediately begin considering visa applications of gay and lesbian spouses in the same manner as heterosexual couples. Kerry said, "When same-sex couples apply for a visa, the Department of State will consider that application in the same manner that it considers the application of opposite sex spouses."