DOMA


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AcronymDefinition
DOMADefense of Marriage Act
DOMADowntown Owners and Merchants Association (Trinidad and Tobago)
DOMADragons of Martial Arts
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Where Justice Kennedy concludes that DOMA unconstitutionally "singles out" a class of persons a State deems entitled to "recognition and protection," Justice Alito concludes that neither state governments nor the "political branches of the Federal Government" need be neutral "between competing visions of the good, provided that the vision of the good that they adopt is not countermanded by the Constitution;" thus, "[b]oth Congress and the States are entitled to enact laws recognizing either of the two understandings of marriage.
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As DOMA illustrates, Congress's ability to rule persons in or out of innumerable federal regulatory schemes and benefit programs gives it significant leverage over matters that it might well lack power to regulate directly.
What DOMA suggested was that the federal government had to have a very good reason for discriminating between same-sex and opposite-sex marriages, and the implication is that the states better have good reasons, too," Green said.
Doma wasarrestedTuesdaymorning at his house at Dar AlSalam and was taken to Al-Basateen Police Station, then to Zeinhom Court,where he was being investigated.
Windsor sued the federal government, arguing that Section 3 of DOMA was unconstitutional.
By its great reach, DOMA touches many aspects of married and family life, from the mundane to the profound.
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Popov is currently living in America on a student visa, currently obtaining his PhD in Conflicts Analysis and Resolution, but the Supreme Court's ruling on DOMA led to his approval for a green card, reports the (http://www.
Justice Anthony Kennedy, who authored the Windsor decision, may be right that by passing DOMA Congress departed from a "history and tradition of reliance on state law to define marriage.