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July 11, 2013
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LAMBDA LEGAL DIRECTOR OF CONSTITUTIONAL LITIGATION SUSAN SOMMER

Same-sex couples are still processing how the Supreme Court's recent rulings in California's Proposition 8 and the so-called Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) could change their lives and their relationship to the government: from health insurance, to retirement, to green cards.

Susan Sommer, Lambda Legal's Director of Constitutional Litigation, discussed the rulings with Michel Martin on NPR's Tell Me More.

Click here for audio and full transcript.

Read the FAQ: "After DOMA: What It Means For You"

Read the FAQ: "California Marriage"