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TweetWhile everyone agrees that the U.S. Supreme Court dictates the law of the land, many argue that it should stay out of social issues. The issue recently resurfaced during the same-sex marriage debate. Of course, this is not the first time the justices of the Supreme Court have been asked to make fundamental changes to […]

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TweetNew York common law has finally changed with the times and declared that false accusations of homosexuality are not per se defamatory. A recent unanimous New York State Appellate Division Third Department decision in a case entitled Yonaty v. Mincolla, (3rd Dep’t May 31, 2012) overturned its own precedent and those of three other appellate division […]

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TweetThe First Circuit Court of Appeals last week held that the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is unconstitutional because it denies married same-sex couples the same federal benefits granted to other married couples. This issue is now clearly headed to the United States Supreme Court which will likely have the final say on the […]

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