Same-Sex Marriages. Legal Issues.

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Corporate author / creator:Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
Imprint:[S.l] : [s.n.], 2010.
Description:32 p. : digital, PDF file.
Language:English
Subject:Constitutional law.
Interstate relations.
Actions and defenses.
Format: E-Resource U.S. Federal Government Document Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/10535744
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Other uniform titles:ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection.
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Summary:Discusses legal issues surrounding same-sex marriages and P.L. 104-199, the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), which prohibits Federal recognition of same-sex marriages. Examines constitutional challenges to DOMA; interstate recognition of marriage; State litigation, constitutional amendments, and civil union laws; and pending Federal legislation.
Other form:Microfiche version: Library of Congress.Congressional Research Service. Same-Sex Marriages