Defense of Marriage Act finally in federal court

By Kyra Hall A federal appeals court in Boston, Massachusetts made a ground-breaking verdict on May 31 when they declared certain provisions of the 1996 Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) unconstitutional. DOMA was designed originally to confine the issue of gay marriage to a state’s rights arena. Since then, many states have passed laws that […]

Mockery of justice in Texas at the expense of Diane Tran

Contributed By Roy Denish Local and international supporters of a 17-year-old girl that was sent to jail for one day for missing out too much of school have called the judge to be removed from the bench. The Texas judge made a mockery of justice by sentencing a 17-year-old girl to 24 hours in jail […]