Elizabeth Barrette (ysabetwordsmith) wrote,
Elizabeth Barrette
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A Ruling Against DOMA

In this case, the federal definition of marriage was ruled unconstitutional, because it denies rights to one group enjoyed by another group, without any reasonable cause for doing so.  A lesbian seeking insurance benefits for her spouse was granted the right to same, just as heterosexual couples enjoy.  And that's today's bit of good news!
Tags: gender studies, good news, politics
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