Michigan's 2004 gay marriage ban face...

Michigan's 2004 gay marriage ban faces challenge

There are 2 comments on the News Times story from Oct 16, 2013, titled Michigan's 2004 gay marriage ban faces challenge. In it, News Times reports that:

In this March 5, 2013 file photo, April DeBoer, left, and Jayne Rowse, and pose at their home in Hazel Park, Mich.

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“Headed toward the cliff”

Since: Nov 07

Tawas City, Michigan

#1 Oct 16, 2013
The only question is whether the courts overturn the ban in Michigan this year or whether the voters overturn it in 2016.

Considering it was the judge who suggested they challenge the marriage ban as well as the adoption ban, it's pretty obvious he's going to rule in their favor.

Of course the case will be appealed to the conservative 6th circuit, so who knows what they'll do with it.

Either way, the clock is ticking to marriage equality in Michigan.
Sterkfontein Swartkrans

Warrington, PA

#2 Oct 17, 2013
Voting away the right of an unpopular minority is a very slippery slope!!

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