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June 29, 2013 at 8:00 AM

Supreme Court strikes down Defense of Marriage Act

Supreme Court must defend equality Attorney David Boise (center) speaks while flanked by plantiff couples (from left to right) Paul Katami, Jeff Zarillo, Sandy Steier and Kris Perry after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that part of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is unconstitutional at the Supreme Court, June 26, 2013 in Washington, DC. The…

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June 27, 2013 at 8:00 PM

Marriage equality granted limited victory in court rulings

Justice is being done Hundreds of people appeared at the old Federal Courthouse in downtown Seattle on Wednesday, June 26, 2013, to celebrate the striking down of the Defense of Marriage Act by the Supreme Court. [John Lok, The Seattle Times.] Martin Luther King Jr. preached, “the arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends…

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