B.) I agree with you in theory but since the ruling was very narrow in the other SCOTUS cases and the verbiage was how it was in the DOMA decision until its challenged thats just the way it is unfortunately. The best and awesome part to me is that one of the main things HELPING equal rights is all the BANNINGS, because they give clear footing for cases lol, sweet poetic justice.
I know logically it doesnt make sense and i agree but thats the way it is right now.
2.) yes for now
4.) this is also incorrect this happened with the fall of DOMA and then various IRS and other FEDs clarifying how the fall od DOMA effects them. Theres many threads here about it. The Fed recognizes all legal marriages. That happened last year.
Utah to allow same sex married couples, even those married out of state, to file taxes jointly.
Utah Officials Allow Joint Tax Filing For Married Same-Sex CouplesUtah state officials say newly married gay and lesbian couples can jointly file their taxes for 2013.
Tax commission spokesman Charlie Roberts said the ruling announced Thursday also pertains to same-sex couples legally married in other states.
" May you live as long as you wish, and love as long as you live"
what does a drivers license have to do with a civil marriage contract? oh thats right nothing lol
what federal benefits, rights and legality come with a drivers licenses?
nothing has been revoked yet and theres no court cases that make the drivers license in limbo to the state
what drivers licences have been revoked for a persons sexual orientation
another completely failed strawman posted by you and facts destroy it again
2.) nothing was overlooked and holder simply followed the law and cleared it up for the people confused so your second strawman fails also