“DOMA is in trouble” (quick read of Supreme Court arguments today)

The Supreme Court’s DOMA oral arguments are over, and the quick read from the pundits is that the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is in danger.

CNN’s Jeffrey Toobin agreed that Justice Kennedy seemed disturbed about DOMA inmpinging on the powers of the states, and that “DOMA is in trouble.” Here are a few more instant reactions:

 

 

 

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Plaintiff Edie Windsor, moments ago at the Supreme Court

 

 

 

 

 


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