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DOMA’s future could be in peril

U.S. Supreme Court justices suggest federal law treads on state’s authority

The justices of the U.S. Supreme Court seemed poised this week to strike down the federal Defense of Marriage Act as an unconstitutional intrusion on the authority of states to regulate marriage. Such a ruling would allow the court to strike down the statute, which defines marriage as between a man and a woman under federal ...