Petition of the day
The petition of the day is:
Office of Personnel Management v. Golinski
Issue(s): Whether Section 3 of Defense of Marriage Act, 1 U.S.C. 7, violates the Fifth Amendment’s guarantee of equal protection of the laws as applied to persons of the same sex who are legally married under the laws of their state.
Certiorari stage documents:
Recommended Citation: Ben Cheng, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Sep. 5, 2012, 11:16 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2012/09/petition-of-the-day-328/