DOMA UPDATE: Three Immigration Success Stories for Same-Sex Couples Following the Repeal of the Defense of Marriage Act

by Jennifer A. Grady, Esq. In light of the recent ruling by the Supreme Court of the United States, which struck down Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) on June 26, 2013, the federal government must recognize the legal marriages of same-sex couples with regard to federal benefits, which includes immigration law …