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The Craziness of Federalism: The Marriage Debate

1996: The Defense of Marriage Act passes. Defines marriage federally.

2010: Section 3 is ruled unconstitutional by a federal judge

2011: Atty. General under the direction Obama announces it will no longer defend DOMA!

Federal Law

State Law

Proposition 22 passes. Defines marriage between a man and woman

The initiative is struck down by the Ca. Supreme Court

2008: Prop 8: Ca. Marriage Protection Act is passed. Changes Constitution. $39M raised for it, $43M against

A court injunction is issued against enforcing Prop 8

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