Limited Partnership is the love story between Filipino-American Richard Adams and his Australian husband, Tony Sullivan. In 1975, thanks to a courageous county clerk in Boulder, CO, Richard and Tony were one of the first same-sex couples to be legally married in the United States. Richard immediately filed for a green card for Tony based on their marriage. But unlike most heterosexual married couples who easily file petitions and obtain green cards, Richard received a denial letter from the Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS) stating, “You have failed to establish that a bona fide marital relationship can exist between two faggots.” Outraged at the tone, tenor and politics of this letter and to prevent Tony’s impending deportation, the couple sued the U.S. government. This became the first federal lawsuit seeking equal treatment for a same-sex marriage in U.S. history.

Hollywood Reporter Review

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‘Limited Partnership’: Outfest Review

Former Boulder clerk Clela Rorex will discuss gay marriage at CinemaQ screening of ‘Limited Partnership’

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Former Boulder clerk Clela Rorex will discuss gay marriage at CinemaQ screening of ‘Limited Partnership’

David W. Ross LAFF Red Carpet Interview

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Limited Partnership LGBT Film – First Married Gay Couple

IDA Review

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