April 20, Education loan programs and agriculture price support and loan programs also implicate spouses. Bowers withdrew a job offer to a lesbian who planned to marry another woman in a Jewish wedding ceremony. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. God's in the mix. District Judge Jeffrey White dismissed the suit on procedural grounds but invited Golinski to amend her suit to argue the unconstitutionality of DOMA Section 3,  which she did on April Retrieved April 5,
Unconstitutional US law defining marriage for federal purposes as the union of one man and one woman and allowing states to refuse to recognize same-sex marriages granted under the laws of other states.
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