Equality on Trial. Supreme Court strikes down key elements of the federal Defense of Marriage Act, clearing a path for same-sex couples legally married to qualify for benefits available to heterosexual couples, such as filing joint tax returns. Similar bills were introduced and failed again in,and Equal protection or free exercise?
Albuquerque Journal. Circuit Court of Appeals found that, although Davis was immune from being sued as a county official, she could be sued in her individual capacity for refusing to comply with the law.
Archived from the original on 7 October The department head stated that same-sex marriages conducted in Guerrero would be legally valid. Christian def'n. It came on DEC when the Court unanimously declared that the state marriage laws conflicted with the state Constitution, and that same-sex marriage was legal.
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Retrieved 8 September No actual cases to date. Archived from the original on 9 August The New York Times. I am personally very disappointed in the decision of the judges, and I don't blame our clerk for doing what she did. Revelation
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