New York, USA: US House Democrats Submit Amicus Brief in DOMA Case

Written by scott on September 8th, 2012

New York, USA: US House Democrats Submit Amicus Brief in DOMA CaseHouse Democrats are yet again interceding on behalf of litigation challenging the Defense of Marriage Act — this time as one of 15 parties expected to file legal briefs before an appellate court in a case involving a lesbian New York widower.

A group of 145 House Democrats — led by House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) — were expected to file a friend-of-court brief on Friday in the case of Windsor V. United States, which is pending before the U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals.

Authored By Chris Johnson – See the Full Story at The Washington Blade

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