Scotusblog "Tuesday round-up,” J Buzzfeed "Federal Judge Says DOMA Ruling Changes Private Companies' Retirement Plans,” J Twin Cities Daily Planet "Same-sex and the next DOMA battle,” July 3 2013 The National Journal "DOMA Isn't Dead Yet,”. Witnesses testified for and against legislation that would the the 1996 law signed by President Clinton… read more Witnesses testified for and against legislation that would the the 1996 law signed by President Clinton that bars federal recognition same-sex s Proponents the Respect for focused on the numerous benefits denied to legally-married same-sex spouses focused on the issues religious liberty child welfare and the potential imp on state. So although progress was made when the Supreme Court struck down Section 3 the law last month more steps must be taken if Obama wishes to uphold his promise for a "complete ” DOMA We rate this promise In the Works Sources:U.S Supreme Court United States v Windsor J Washington Post "Supreme Court strikes down key part ” J Scotusblog "Tuesday round-up,”. Sen Dianne Feinstein D-Calif a senior member the Judiciary Committee announced Wednesday that she will introduce legislation to the federal (DOMA) which defines as being solely between a man and a woman This move comes on the heels a decision by the Obama Administration to abandon it's the constitutionality DOMA a 1990's measure that outlaws the federal recognition same-sex s "My own belief is that when two people love each other and enter the contr the Federal government should honor that I opposed the in 1996 It was the wrong law then; it is the wrong law now; and it should be ed," the California lawmaker said in an e-mailed press statement. By Trish Turner
Support independent f-checking In a world wild talk and fake news help us stand up for. As a result Obergefell v Hodges same-sex couples now have the right to marry in every state and consequently every state must recognize lawful same-sex s performed in other states With the help the Supreme Court decision in Obergefell v Hodges Obama's promise for a "complete " DOMA has been upheld We now rate this a Promise Kept Sources:U.S Supreme Court Obergefell v Hodges J The White House, Statement by the President on the Supreme Court Ruling on.