The Sidney Wood Show: The Supreme Court Rules On DOMA And Prop 8.
Two monumental decisions from the Supreme Court came down today; First, The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), which is the law barring the federal government from recognizing same-sex marriages legalized by the states, was ruled unconstitutional by the Supreme Court in a 5-4 vote.
Secondly, Proposition 8 was dismissed by The Supreme Court on Wednesday. Their decision makes same-sex marriage legal again in the state, but also opts against ruling more broadly on the issue of gay marriage.
Also we had the opportunity to talk to House Representative Virgil Fludd about the many issues that Fulton County are currently going through. Click the audio links to hear the conversation…