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Agencies Move to Comply With Supreme Court Ruling on DOMA

  • Aired: 06/27/2013
  • 01:45
  • Expires: 07/27/2013
  • Rating: NR
President Barack Obama, while on a trip to Senegal, praised the Supreme Court decision striking down a key provision of the Defense of Marriage Act, which denied federal benefits to same-sex couples. Heads of several federal agencies welcomed the decision and said they would move quickly to comply. Jeffrey Brown reports.
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