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Listen: U.S. Supreme Court releases audio of DOMA hearing

Demonstrators stand outside the Supreme Court in Washington, Tuesday, March 26, 2013, where the court heard arguments on California’s voter approved ban on same-sex marriage, Proposition 8. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) Staff Reports

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.

Listen here:

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You can following along using the transcript available here.

Highlights from LGBTQ Nation:

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