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Duke University, YMCA End Partnership Over Same-Sex Policy

Posted June 28, 2004 5:08 a.m. EDT

— Duke University and the YMCA have ended their partnership after a dispute over membership rates for same-sex couples.

The university wanted same-sex couples to get the same rates as married couples.

YMCA leaders say gays and lesbians are welcome, but are subject to different rates.