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Limiting federal court jurisdiction to protect marriage for the states

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on the Constitution.

Limiting federal court jurisdiction to protect marriage for the states

hearing before the Subcommittee on the Constitution of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eighth Congress, second session, June 24, 2004.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on the Constitution.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Marriage law -- United States.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27 .J8565 2004c
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 152 p. ;
      Number of Pages152
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3367286M
      LC Control Number2004438218
      OCLC/WorldCa56202727

      SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES Syllabus MARSHALL v. MARSHALL CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT No. 04– Argued Febru —Decided May 1, Among longstanding limitations on federal-court jurisdiction otherwise properly exercised are the so-called “domestic relations” File Size: KB.   A federal appeals court has issued a major ruling in favor of traditional marriage in four states, a decision that has given pro-family leaders hope in .


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Hearing Before The Subcommittee On The Constitution Of The Committee On The Judiciary. House Of Representatives One Hundred Eighth Congress Second Session. J Serial No. CHABOT. The Committee will come to order.

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