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The Coalition for Lesbian and Gay Civil Rights launched a campaign on behalf of marriage rights for same-sex couples in Massachusetts in Retrieved July 24, November 21, Retrieved July 4, For this to be the case, your spouse or partner needs to have left you without your agreement and without good reason for at least two years.