Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) is currently challenging Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). GLAD reported on their website,
"On March 3, 2009, GLAD filed a lawsuit in Federal District Court in Boston on behalf of eight married couples and three surviving spouses from Massachusetts who have been denied federal legal protections available to spouses. Two of these couples will be filing suit after receiving rejections of their amended tax returns from the IRS. Each plaintiff is currently eligible for a particular program or benefit, applied for it, and was denied that legal protection because of Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (“DOMA”)." (more...
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