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District Court: Estate Tax Marital Deduction Triggers Unconstitutional Ruling on DOMA
Posted on 12 Jun 2012 by Asbury Law Firm

In a case that began with a claim for a refund of estate taxes paid, Judge Barbara S. Jones of the Southern District of New York ruled that the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is unconstitutional under the Equal Protection Clause of the 5th Amendment.... Read More

District Court: Estate Tax Marital Deduction Triggers Unconstitutional Ruling on DOMA
Posted on 12 Jun 2012 by Asbury Law Firm

In a case that began with a claim for a refund of estate taxes paid, Judge Barbara S. Jones of the Southern District of New York ruled that the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is unconstitutional under the Equal Protection Clause of the 5th Amendment.... Read More

Litigation Challenging New York's Controversial Nexus Statute Continues
Posted on 12 Nov 2010 by Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP

By Jeffrey A. Friedman , Michele Borens , and Mark W. Yopp On November 4, an appellate court held that the New York affiliate nexus law does not violate the Equal Protection Clause and is facially constitutional under the Due Process and Commerce Clauses... Read More