Thursday, July 08, 2010

Federal District Court Judge Rules Federal DOMA Unconstitutional

The New York Times has an Associated Press story this afternoon, datelined 5 PM, that the federal district judge in Boston ruled the federal Defense of Marriage Act is unconstitutional for infringing the right of Massachusetts to define who may marry. GLAD has more details on their website, including a pdf of the full text of Judge Joseph Tauro's decision in the case, Gill and Letourneau v. Office of Personnel Management.

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