Life After DOMA

Life After DOMA

After a weekend of pride parades around the country celebrating the demise of DOMA, we can rejoice.  Now that the Supreme Court has repealed the Defense of Marriage Act, many people are asking what comes next.  The ruling comes with many implications about filing...
AFER Video Relays Supreme Court Excitement

AFER Video Relays Supreme Court Excitement

Not all of us were lucky enough to be able to physically be at the Supreme Court last month as the arguments for and against California’s Proposition 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) were presented. The media certainly did its job of covering the events,...
Supreme Court to Hear Same-Sex Marriage Cases

Supreme Court to Hear Same-Sex Marriage Cases

The United States Supreme Court has agreed to review two cases revolving around bans on same-sex marriage. California’s Proposition 8 will be heard, as will the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). Chances are that, whatever the Court’s decision on these cases, it...