Marriage Equality Discussed in the Court, On the Web

The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments today in its much anticipated review of two cases challenging limits on marriage bans for same-sex couples: Hollingsworth v. Perry, which concerns the voter-initiated state constitutional ban on same-sex marriages known as Prop 8, and U.S. v Windsor, which challenges the constitutionality of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), a reactionary piece of congressional legislation signed into law nearly twenty years ago by then-president Bill Clinton.

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