OK House urges Supreme Court to uphold DOMA

House votes to urge Justices to support DOMA and Oklahoma's ability to regulate who can and cannot get married.

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PolishBear - 4/11/2013 9:55 AM
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Sorry. DOMA is transparently unconstitutional, since it sets up differing legal standards for Gay and Straight couples. DOMA violates both the 14th Amendment and the "Full Faith & Credit" clause. SCOTUS will overturn DOMA by the end of June, no matter how much wailing and gnashing of teeth there is in the Oklahoma House.

UserAnonym - 4/11/2013 7:12 AM
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"... urging the United States Supreme Court to uphold ... the state of Oklahoma’s right to regulate who can and can't get married here" A decision striking down DOMA would not require states to allow same-sex marriage. In fact, DOMA prevents Oklahoma from regulating who can get married (in the eyes of the fed) in their own state.
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