The 6 Best Arguments For Gay And Lesbian Equality In Obama’s DOMA Brief

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    The 6 Best Arguments For Gay And Lesbian Equality In Obama’s DOMA Brief

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    On Friday, President Obama’s Solicitor General, Donald Verrilli, filed a brief in United States v. Windsor, a case urging the Supreme Court to outlaw Section 3 of a 1996 federal law that prohibits the federal government from recognizing same-sex marriages.

    http://thinkprogress.org/lgbt/2013/...ay-and-lesbian-equality-in-obamas-doma-brief/
     
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    Thanks for posting some positive news here. Seems like we get attacked in this forum more than anything else. These are all good points.
     
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    Granny says, "Amen, Rev., Amen!...
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    Civil Rights Activist: ‘No Comparison’ Between Civil Rights, Gay Rights Movement
    March 26, 2013 – Civil rights activist Rev. William Owens, who is founder and president of the Coalition of African-American Pastors, said Tuesday there is no comparison between the civil rights movement and the gay community’s fight for same-sex marriage.
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    Chief Justice Roberts' Lesbian Cousin: He'll Rule in Favor of Same-Sex Marriage
    March 25, 2013 – Supreme Court Chief Justice John G. Roberts’ cousin, a lesbian seeking to get married in California who will have reserved seating for relatives at two upcoming cases, wrote that she believes her cousin will rule in favor of same-sex marriage in an op-ed posted on the National Council for Lesbian Rights.
     
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    This is what I have to say to Owens: "So you no longer want our help for your causes?" OK. We have a lot better ways to spend our time than on people who don't appreciate our help. See ya.
     

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