Supreme Court of the United States

    Decision: Supreme Court overturns DOMA

    In a 5-4 de­cision, the Su­preme Court of the United States has struck down the De­fense of Mar­riage Act, a 1996 law that banned fed­er­al be­ne­fits from leg­ally mar­ried gay couples. Read the de­cision:

    Published: June 26, 2013
    Sources: Supreme Court of the United States
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