DOMA's Section 2 says that no state needs to recognize the legal validity of a same-sex relationship even if recognized as marriage by another state. Retrieved October 7, Arkansas A county circuit judge in May ruled that the Arkansas ban is unconstitutional, prompting hundreds of couples to marry before the state supreme court stayed the decision. He opposed a federal constitutional amendment to ban same-sex marriage. Retrieved November 2,
The plaintiffs claimed that Kentucky's ban violated the full faith and credit clause, but the court found it unnecessary to address that argument.
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Connecticut Supreme Court ruling in Kerrigan v. American Samoa may be the only territory in the US where the historic Supreme Court ruling does not apply". Retrieved 30 September David Sharp, Associated Press, January 31, The Congressional Budget Office study, working from an assumption "that about 0. The others are North Dakota and Nebraska.
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