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The US Supreme Court Rules That The US Federal Defense Of Marriage Act Is UNCONSTITUTIONAL


The US Supreme Court has just issued its ruling regarding the Defense of Marriage Act (which defines marriage as between a man and a woman, which denies the federal benefits of marriage to same-sex married couples) here in the US. The Court has STRUCK DOWN DOMA AS UNCONSTITUTIONAL! Read below for more details, ...

A Bush-Appointed Federal Judge Strikes Down The Defense Of Marriage Act As Unconstitutional


The federal court in the US yesterday moved the advancement of marriage equality civil liberties forward another notch with a ruling in the District Court for the Northern District of California that declared that the 1996 Defense of Marriage Act is unconstitutional. Federal judge Jeffery White, who was appointed to the bench back in ...