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Wednesday, June 26, 2013

NY 84-year-old honored by court ruling in her name

Supporters applaud Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) plaintiff Edith "Edie" Windsor at a press conference in Manhattan following the U.S. Supreme Court ruling on DOMA on Wednesday. It was the death of Windsor's life partner of 42 years, Thea Clara Spyer, which led to the case.