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Ray of light for Marriage Equality from President Obama

23 Feb

Repeal DOMA

My guess is that most of you already read this in the NYT, but I’m publishing it because I want the good news to spread!  President Obama President Obama, has directed the Justice Department to stop defending the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) – the 1996 law that bars federal recognition of same-sex marriages – against lawsuits challenging it as unconstitutional.  Bravo, President Obama for moving in the right direction and working for civil rights!  Bravo, to Attorney General, Eric H. Holder, as well.  Click here for the NYT article.

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