Tag archive for ‘DOMA’
By Laura Jones On Tuesday, January 19th, 2016
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President Obama attacks Alabama judge Roy Moore, ‘gay marriage’ is here to stay

President Obama says marriage’s redefinition “is here to stay” taking jabs at Alabama’s Chief Justice who is standing firm against performing gay marriages. YouTube creator and open lesbian More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Monday, March 16th, 2015
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Ted Cruz leads battle to pass amendment to protest states’ right to ban gay marriage

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz spoke out against federal judges reversing voter-approved same-sex marriage bans during an interview with WHO radio host Jan Mickelson. Cruz called the decisions “a real danger to our More...

By Herman Cummings On Saturday, March 14th, 2015

The Supreme Court must reverse course on gay marriage or America will fall

Has President Obama also lied about defending our nation and the Constitution?  That is a better question.  Has the U.S. Supreme Court been in partnership with an “unholy” agenda, to the peril of the American More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, July 18th, 2014
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Republican appointed Florida judge rules gay marriage ban is unconstitutional

Thursday a Republican-appointed state judge struck down Florida’s ban on marriage for committed same-sex couples in what is now the 25th consecutive ruling by a federal or state court in favor of gay marriage. Florida More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, July 14th, 2014

DOJ to end gay marriage bans through Supreme Court

The U.S. Department of Justice will be urging the Supreme Court to act quickly and uphold a lower-court decision to block states from gay gay marriage, according to Attorney General Eric Holder in comments on Sunday More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

Hawaii ends legal battles by officially recognizing same-sex marriage rights

Hawaii will no longer defend a law that defines marriage as only between a man and a woman, five months after the state legalized same-sex marriage, state officials said on Monday. Photo/Fibonacci Blue via wikimedia More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Thursday, February 27th, 2014

Judge strikes down gay marriage ban in Texas, noting it as an ‘old and fundamental right’

A federal judge struck down Texas’s ban on same-sex marriages Wednesday, the latest judicial ruling which prevents states from withhold marriage from gay men and lesbians. The Texas ruling was handed down by U.S. More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, December 28th, 2013

Gay marriages now recognized for financial aid purposes

PRESS RELEASE: As part of the U.S. Department of Education’s ongoing efforts to implement inclusive policies that reflect the diversity of American families, and consistent with the U.S. Supreme Court’s More...

By Robert On Sunday, December 8th, 2013
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Philippines: US Embassy Manila issues first fiancé visa to a same-sex couple

Just months after the Supreme Court of the United States decision, which struck down the portion of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) that defined marriage as a union between one man and one woman, the U.S. More...

By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, July 24th, 2013

Dick Gregory entertains Trayvon Martin protesters with George Washington gay jokes VIDEO

Rallying in support of Trayvon Martin protesters laughed at a joke mocking the Father of our Country and gay people. At the Martin rally in Washington, D.C., black comedian and civil rights activist Dick Gregory More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

Chick-fil-A attempts damage control after latest Dan Cathy tweet on gay marriage

Chick-fil-A is backpedaling from a tweet made by the company’s president, Dan Cathy, in the wake of the Supreme Court’s decisions on gay marriage. Chick-Fil-A cow toy photo/Phroziac via wikimedia commons The More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, June 29th, 2013

Polygamy groups ‘thankful’ for gay marriage decisions, likely to follow efforts in Canada seeking equal rights

The movement to legalize multi-partner marriage got a huge boost with this week’s ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court that the federal government must give benefits to same-sex married partners, according to advocates More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Friday, June 28th, 2013

Bert and Ernie from Sesame Street star on New Yorker’s cover featuring gay marriage

The New Yorker went ahead and stuck its nose in Sesame Street’s business on Friday with their new cover in the wake of the Supreme Court’s rulings on DOMA and Prop 8. Bert and Ernie, the popular roommates More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, June 27th, 2013

Supreme Court strikes down DOMA as unconstitutional, violates the Fifth Amendment

The Defense of Marriage Act, the law barring the federal government from recognizing same-sex marriages legalized by the states, is unconstitutional, the Supreme Court ruled Wednesday by a 5-4 vote. photo Julyo More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, March 29th, 2013

Americans ponder DOMA, gay marriage, Prop 8 as Supreme Court decision set for June

Facebook has been flooded with posts, comments and photos proving that emotions are running high as the Supreme Court heard arguments on Prop 8 in California and the constitutionality of the Defense of Marriage More...



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