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Defense Of Marriage Act Ruling Made By Supreme Court (FULL TEXT)

The Supreme Court struck down a key provision of the Defense of Marriage Act on Wednesday, with its ruling in United States v. Windsor.

In a 5-4 decision, the court ruled that the law, which barred the federal government from recognizing same-sex marriages legalized by the states, was unconstitutional.

Read the full text of the decision below:

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