Letters to the Editor

July 17, 2013

Letter | Supreme Court’s ruling defies common sense

To understand the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in U.S. v. Windsor one needs to go back to 1996 when a bi-partisan Congress, Democrats and Republicans, passed a bill and President William Jefferson Clinton signed into law, the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), which for federal law purposes defined marriage as the union of one man and one woman.

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