Once again the courts have ruled DOMA unconstitutional . This judge is a George W. Bush appointee. Apparently she refuted the Congressional defense of DOMA point by point. Good.
The Republicans want states rights - and put marriage laws squarely in the jurisdiction of the states, yet they want to define marriage on their terms for every state and want to deny legally married individuals the rights and privileges they are entitled to.
As they say - Can't have your cake and eat it.
I'm so proud that the ruling came here in Connecticut. Read more at link above.