Jun 30, 2011 1:21 AM GMT
Feds appeal bankruptcy ruling against marriage ban
Nevertheless, Assistant U.S. Trustee Jill Sturtevant, who represents the federal government in bankruptcy court, said in the court filing that the Obama administration is appealing the ruling to give Congress a chance to weigh in on the case.
The Department of Justice "is interested in providing Congress a full and fair opportunity to participate in this and other cases," Sturtevant wrote.