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Supreme Court strikes down key portion of DOMA

  • June 28th, 2013
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Decision based on equal protection grounds The Supreme Court on Wednesday struck down a key section of the Defense of Marriage Act, ruling that the government’s refusal Parajumpers Right Hand Herr to recognize same-sex marriages amounted to a violation of the Equal…

Supreme Court OK’s DNA samples for arrestees

  • June 7th, 2013
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Privacy advocates troubled by the court’s Cheap Vans Shoes ruling In a ruling that could have far-ranging implications for the criminal justice system, the Supreme Courton Mondaygave its approval to taking DNA samples from individuals under arrest but not yet…