Tag Archives: DOMA

Hand-to-hand Combat in Traditional Marriage

I’ve spent the last few days reeling over the Supreme Court’s in DOMA.  The most troubling aspect in my mind was the fact that Justice Kennedy went to such great lengths to basically call those who enacted DOMA bigots.  He didn’t have to do that.  He could have left it at federalism (although, we all […]

DOMA Ruled Unconstitutional

The highest court in the United States has ruled that the Defense of Marriage Act, commonly referred to as DOMA, is unconstitutional. In a 5-4 justice split, with strong wording used in both the majority opinion and the dissent, it was determined that DOMA specifically set out to restrict the rights of a class of individuals. Justice […]