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Washington Post Columnist Lauds LDF amicus brief in Defense of Marriage Act case

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Washington Post columnist Jonathan Capehart writes a glowing article about LDF's amicus brief in U.S. v. Windsor, the case challenging the Defense of Marriage Act. In that brief, LDF argued that claims brought by gays against the statute that would deny federal benefits to same-sex married partners, should be reviewed by the Supreme Court using heightened judicial scrutiny

Read the article in the Washington Post.