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Defense of Marriage Act - Wikipedia

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The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) was a United States federal law that, prior to being ruled unconstitutional, defined marriage for federal purposes as the ...

Frequently Asked Questions: Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) - glaad

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Section 3 of the so-called "Defense of Marriage Act" has been declared unconstitutional by the US Supreme Court. Committed same-sex couples who are legally ...

The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and the Call for a ... - Family Law

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The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is a law that, among other things, prohibited married same-sex couples from collecting federal benefits. It was overruled on ...

Defense of Marriage Act (1996; 104th Congress H.R. 3396 ...

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The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) (Pub.L. 104–199, 110 Stat. 2419, enacted September 21, 1996, 1 U.S.C. § 7 and 28 U.S.C. § 1738C) was a United States ...

Defense of Marriage Act - Congress.gov

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Text for H.R.3396 - 104th Congress (1995-1996): Defense of Marriage Act.

H.R.3396 - 104th Congress (1995-1996): Defense of Marriage Act ...

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Shown Here: Introduced in House (05/07/1996). Defense of Marriage Act - Amends the Federal judicial code to provide that no State, territory, or possession of ...

Defense of Marriage Act

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This Act may be cited as the ''Defense of Marriage Act''. SEC. 2. POWERS RESERVED TO THE STATES. (a) IN GENERAL.—Chapter 115 of title 28, United  ...

Supreme Court strikes down key part of Defense of Marriage Act ...

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Jun 26, 2013 ... But in striking down a key part of the 1996 Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), the court declared that gay couples married in states where it is ...

Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) | United States [1996] | Britannica ...

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Apr 28, 2016 ... Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), byname of U.S. Public Law 104-199., law in force from 1996 to 2013 that specifically denied to same-sex ...

Defense Of Marriage Act - Marriage | Laws.com

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The DEFENSE OF MARRIAGE ACT (DOMA) is a Federal law enacted on September 21, 1996 by then President Bill Clinton. The law essentially leaves it up to ...