Judy Rickard http://kalw.org en Repealing DOMA to help bi-national LGBT couples http://kalw.org/post/repealing-doma-help-bi-national-lgbt-couples <p><font color="black" size="2" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><span style='line-height: 21px; font-family: Georgia, "Times New Roman", Times, serif; font-size: 14px;' class="yiv1412643780Apple-style-span">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></font></p><p><font color="black" size="2" face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><span style='line-height: 21px; font-family: Georgia, "Times New Roman", Times, serif; font-size: 14px;' class="yiv1412643780Apple-style-span">2013 is shaping up to be a historic year for marriage equality. The Defense of Marriage Act, or&nbsp;<span style="background-position: 50% 100%; padding-bottom: 0px !important; text-decoration: none; background-repeat: repeat no-repeat; background-color: transparent;">DOMA</span>, is facing repeal in Congress and the Supreme Court.&nbsp;<span style="background-position: 50% 100%; padding-bottom: 0px !important; text-decoration: none; background-repeat: repeat no-repeat; background-color: transparent;">DOMA</span>&nbsp;is blocking the way for bi-national gay couples to be allowed to stay in the U.S. Fri, 22 Feb 2013 23:26:18 +0000 Marilyn Pittman 23510 at http://kalw.org Repealing DOMA to help bi-national LGBT couples