Court Strikes Down DOMA, ends Prop 8

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Here’s two of the plaintiffs who helped defeat Prop 8, Kristin Perry and Sandra Stier, celebrating at the San Francisco Pride Parade, after their marriage and Supreme Court victory. Picture from wikipedia.

The NYT has excellent coverage of the two major decisions released by the court, ending Prop 8 in California, so the nation’s largest state has marriage equality, as well as striking down the parts of DOMA that banned federal recognition of state marriages.

Finally, here’s a video of Edith Windsor, after her victory in defeating DOMA.

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