Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Once Again, DOMA Declared Unconstitutional
From Lambada Legal
"This ruling, the first to come after the Justice Department announced it would no longer defend this discriminatory statute in court, spells doom for DOMA."
Read Judge White's order HERE.
With all of the positive progress States are making on Marriage Equality, The Defense of Marriage Act being declared unconstitutional once again is great news.
The question that is on all bi-national Same Sex couples minds is this: What does this mean for us? Right now, it means nothing. As soon as we hear from Lavi Soloway or Out 4 Immigration, I will update this page.
To make things crystal clear, I believe our best bet is to get the Uniting American Families Act passed. We need to be actively contacting our Congress officials and asking them to pass the UAFA.
Today, 2/22/12, The Ballot Book reports the following:
KPCC: Congress members, advocates, officials gather in LA to discuss immigration reform