The Skim Milk in Edith Windsor's Marr...

The Skim Milk in Edith Windsor's Marriage: The Supreme Court on DOMA

There are 1 comment on the www.newyorker.com story from Mar 28, 2013, titled The Skim Milk in Edith Windsor's Marriage: The Supreme Court on DOMA . In it, www.newyorker.com reports that:

Under DOMA, she said, there were “two kinds of marriage; the full marriage, and then this sort of skim-milk marriage.”

"Mr. Clement," Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said to the lawyer arguing for the Defense of Marriage Act before the Supreme Court, "if we are totally for the States' decision that there is a marriage between two people, for the federal government then to come in to say no joint return, no marital deduction, no Social Security benefits; your spouse is is very sick but you can’t get leave; people—if that set of attributes, one might well ask, What kind of marriage is this?”

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Ninthman

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#1 Mar 28, 2013
Bill Clinton, enacted this anti-gay law back in 1996,
Who's your daddy?
Idiots.

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