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How DOMA Ruling Will Affect Same-Sex Spouses

Many details about benefits and rights will remain unsettled for a while — 35 states do not recognize same-sex marriage — but here are answers to some common FAQs

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En español | Historically, same-sex married couples have been denied many benefits and rights enjoyed by opposite-sex married couples. But since the U.S. Supreme Court has struck down a key provision of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), some of these issues will vanish.  … Back to Article

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