Legal legend Roberta Kaplan, who won the landmark Winsor case at the U.S. Supreme Court that has opened the floodgates to gay marriage and other LGBT rights, will be leading the charge for marriage equality in Mississippi.
Two lesbian couples today filed suit in federal court in the Southern District of Mississippi, challenging the Southern state's ban on gay marriage.
Andrea Sanders and Rebecca Bickett, and Jocelyn Pritchett and Carla Webb – joined by the Campaign for Southern Equality -- are the plaintiffs in the case, Campaign for Southern Equality, et. al. v. Bryant, et. al.