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Freeheld (2015)

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New Jersey police lieutenant, Laurel Hester, and her registered domestic partner, Stacie Andree, both battle to secure Hester's pension benefits when she is diagnosed with terminal cancer.

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Lieutenant Laurel Hester is dying. All she wants to do is leave her pension benefits to her life partner - Stacie, so Stacie can afford to keep their house. Laurel is told no; they are not ... See full summary »

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New Jersey police lieutenant, Laurel Hester, and her registered domestic partner, Stacie Andree, both battle to secure Hester's pension benefits when she is diagnosed with terminal cancer.

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Salesian High School in New Rochelle, NY denied a scene to be filmed there due to the films dialogue and their religious views on homosexuality. See more »

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[about Laurel's upcoming appeal]
Quesada: If they say yes my tax dollars go to her girlfriend.
Dane Wells: Yeah. The same way your wife gets your pension if *you* die!
Quesada: Yeah, but she's my *wife*.
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