September 13, 2012
By Scottie Thomaston
- Three states file anamicus brief in Windsor v. USA at the Second Circuit:
Three states where members of the clergy and justices of the peace today marry gay couples argued on Friday that it’s a violation of states’ rights for the federal government to then “unmarry” those people under the 1996 Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA).
The brief is here (h/t Kathleen):12-2335 #292
- The New York Law Journal discusses all the amicus briefs at the Second Circuit in Windsor, a total of 19 briefs.
- The Advocate also reports on the briefs.
- Kathleen posted all of the amicus briefs in Windsor for the plaintiff as a Quick Hit.