Gay Advocates Eye Supreme Court

Gay Advocates Eye Supreme Court

There are 2 comments on the ABC News story from May 8, 2009, titled Gay Advocates Eye Supreme Court. In it, ABC News reports that:

In 2004, the Oregon Supreme Court unanimously struck down an effort to legalize same-sex marriage even though one of its justices -- Rives Kistler -- was openly gay.

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Lilllith

Portland, OR

#1 May 8, 2009
Ohhh, that jeadline just gave me a reason to live indefinitely. What I wouldn't give to see the wailing and gnashing of teethnthe day a lesbian or gay man was appointed as a Supreme Court Justice. We'd probably lose half the conservative population to hypertension in the aftermath.

“Protestant, Gay, Libertarian”

Since: Apr 08

Long Island, NY

#2 May 8, 2009
Lilllith wrote:
Ohhh, that jeadline just gave me a reason to live indefinitely. What I wouldn't give to see the wailing and gnashing of teethnthe day a lesbian or gay man was appointed as a Supreme Court Justice. We'd probably lose half the conservative population to hypertension in the aftermath.
How exactly do you know that there haven't been any gay or lesbian justices appointed in the past ?

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