Tag: DOMA

Day of Decision Rally in Chicago

[flagallery gid=35] CHICAGO – Rallies took place all over the region following the June 26 Supreme Court decision cutting the heart out of DOMA and dismissing Prop. 8. More than 1,000 people gathered at the corner of Halstead and Roscoe in the heart of Chicago’s Boystown before marching through Lakeview and Wrigleyville. Speakers from Lambda…

Supreme Court strikes down DOMA, Prop. 8

Supreme Court strikes down Defense of Marriage Act and Prop. 8 (via Raw Story ) The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to reach long-awaited verdicts on Wednesday concerning both California’s Proposition 8 banning same sex marriage and the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), which does the same on the federal level. Prop. 8 was passed……