WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court has released the audio and transcript of Wednesday’s hearing challenging the Defense of Marriage Act, the federal law that prevents legally married gay couples from receiving a range of federal benefits that go to married people.
You can following along using the transcript available here.
Highlights from LGBTQ Nation:
- ‘Edie, Edie,’ chants a jubilant crowd as Windsor emerges from Supreme Court
- High court skeptical of federal marriage law that denies benefits to gay couples
- Day in pictures: Marriage supporters rally as high court hears DOMA challenge