Logo will televise "Trailblazers" on June 26, exactly a year after the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a provision denying federal benefits to legally married same-sex couples. The show's first honorees will be Edie Windsor, whose challenge to a federal estate tax bill after her partner died led to the court decision, and her lawyer, Roberta Kaplan.
The group A Great Big World and others will perform.
Logo President Stephen Friedman says he hopes "Trailblazers" can become a big signature event, much like the Video Music Awards are on MTV, Logo's sister station at Viacom.
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