Justice Antonin Scalia had some choice words in his dissenting opinion on the Supreme Court’s decision to legalize same-sex marriage. And the Internet was quick to respond. (Via 997[NOW!])
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia had some choice words to include in his dissent on the legalization of same-sex marriage.
President Obama discussed the sweeping decision by the U.S. Supreme Court Friday to strike down bans on gay marriage.
The streets of San Francisco are brimming with jubilation Friday after the Supreme Court made history with a decision to constitutionally allow same-sex couples to get married.
Gay rights supporters cheered, danced and wept outside the court when the decision was announced. Here in California, liberal politicians took to Twitter to celebrate the momentous news.
No union is more profound than marriage, for it embodies
the highest ideals of love, fidelity, devotion, sacrifice,
and family. In forming a marital union, two people become
something greater than once they were. As some of
the petitioners in these cases demonstrate, marriage
embodies a love that may endure even past death. It
would misunderstand these men and women to say they
disrespect the idea of marriage. Their plea is that they do
respect it, respect it so deeply that they seek to find its
fulfillment for themselves. Their hope is not to be condemned
to live in loneliness, excluded from one of civilization’s
oldest institutions. They ask for equal dignity in the
eyes of the law. The Constitution grants them that right
WASHINGTON (CBS/AP)- The Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage across the country Friday. The outcome is the culmination of two decades of Supreme Court litigation over marriage, and gay rights generally. Read More: SAME SEX MARRIAGE […]
Baseball history was made in Northern California when the sport’s first active professional player to come out as gay pitched a shutout before an enthusiastic crowd that seemed more impressed with his performance than his role as a pioneer.
BART police have become one of the first police departments in the country to implement a specific policy governing interactions with transgender individuals, BART officials said Thursday.
The future of gay marriage depends on a U.S. Supreme Court decision expected Friday or more likely Monday, and as the nation’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) community and opposing conservatives anxiously await the ruling, there are 5 things everyone might want to know beforehand.