United States v. Windsor, 570 U.S. ___ (2013) (Docket No. 12-307), is a
landmark civil rights case in which the United States Supreme Court held that
Apr 25, 2014 ... On June 26, 2013, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that section three of the so-
called "Defense of Marriage Act" (DOMA) is unconstitutional and ...
Edith Windsor and Thea Spyer married in Toronto in 2007 where same-sex
marriages were legal. At the time of Spyer's death, the state of New York
United States v. Windsor. Linked with: Windsor v. United States .... Jan 29 2013,
Brief amicus curiae of Concerned Women for America (Merits) filed. (Distributed).
Jun 26, 2013 ... The Court explained that the states have long had the responsibility of regulating
and defining marriage, and some states have ... Recommended Citation: Amy
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Summary of United States v. Windsor Decision. In United States v. Windsor, the
Supreme Court held Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) ...
The 2013 Supreme Court case of United States v. Windsor involved two women,
New York residents Edith Windsor and Thea Spyer. Windsor and Spyer had ...
By: Hollis J. Fishman, Esq. The recent Supreme Court decision in United States v.
Windsor ensures significant changes for same-sex couples. Of course, the ...
Windsor and Spyer, two women, married in Canada in 2007. Their home state,
New York, recognized the marriage. Spyer died in 2009 and left her estate to ...
In this MAKERS interview, attorney Roberta (Robbie) Kaplan talks about why she
chose to take on the landmark Edie Windsor case, what made the case person.