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Key federal employee benefits at stake in DOMA case

Supreme Court Rules DOMA Unconstitutional

by Huffington Post   Jun 26, 2013

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... Read More

SCOTUS on Marriage Equality:
A Recap

SCOTUS on Marriage Equality:
A Recap

by Zerlina Maxwell   Mar 28, 2013

The Supreme Court is hearing oral arguments this week to determine the constitutionality of gay marriage.  On Tuesday, the Justices considered the constitutionality of... Read More

As Supreme Court Weighs Marriage Equality, A History Lesson for All

As Supreme Court Weighs Marriage Equality, A History Lesson for All

by Ría Tabacco Mar   Mar 27, 2013

Yesterday, several members of the U.S. Supreme Court hinted that states, like California, that offer civil unions to same-sex couples should not be penalized for... Read More

Supreme Court to Take on Same Sex Marriage

Supreme Court to Take on Same Sex Marriage

by Rod McCullom   Dec 10, 2012

The battle over gay marriage is shifting from the voting booth to the nation’s highest court. The Supreme Court entered the contentious debate on... Read More

Mitt Romney

POLITICS AS (UN)USUAL:
This Week in Politics

by Zerlina Maxwell   Jun 01, 2012

A look at the political week that was… Don’t tell Cornel West and Tavis Smiley but the White House is talking about poverty and... Read More