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  •  so when do you think the DOJ... (0+ / 0-)

    ...will get the memo that california is a part of the united states and stop using DOMA in the golinski case?
    (emph added for facepalm effect)

    The Justice Department says a lesbian federal employee should still be denied permission to add her wife to her health insurance despite the Obama administration's refusal to defend a federal law banning recognition of same-sex marriages.

    Government lawyers told a federal judge Monday in San Francisco that the administration will still enforce the Defense of Marriage Act until it is struck down by a court or repealed by Congress. They say its new position on the act's unconstitutionality is irrelevant.

    A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject. -- Sir Winston Churchill...Everybody can be great...You only need a heart full of grace. -- Martin Luther King, Jr.

    by liberaldemdave on Tue Mar 01, 2011 at 03:34:22 PM PST

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