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An 83-Year-Old Lesbian Is Asking The Supreme Court To Overturn DOMA

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (2 years ago)

An 83-year-old lesbian who was forced to pay $363,000 in estate taxes because of the Defense of Marriage Act is asking the nation's highest court to strike it down. Edith Schlain Windsor, whose longtime partner died in 2009 of multi... Read Post

After Defending Anti-Gay Law In The Supreme Court, Paul Clement Is Representing A Persecuted Lesbian For Free

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (last year)

A few months ago, famed conservative lawyer Paul Clement asked the Supreme Court to uphold America's biggest anti-gay law, the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). Now Clement is trying to stop a Jamaican-born lesbian from being deported... Read Post

LGBT Legal Group Asks Supreme Court to Review DOMA Ruling

LGBT / Gay : Advocate.com Daily News (2 years ago)

The Boston-based Gay and Lesbian Allies and Defenders is asking the Supreme Court to review a federal judge's ruling from last month that declared Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act unconstit read more Read Post


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