DOMA Ruling Opens Immigration Door For Same-Sex Couples

There has been plenty of analysis of the impact of the U.S. Supreme Court striking down the Defense of Marriage Act, the federal law that stopped married same-sex partners from enjoying federal marriage benefits. But one overlooked aspect of DOMA's demise is the impact on immigrants, specifically on "binational" couples made up of one U.S. citizen and one non-citizen.

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  • ean

    all I see is more of my hard earned tax money going to support more non-citizens, non-taxpayers. Frustrating at best.

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