Va. pol: 'Sodomy not a civil right'

Va. pol: 'Sodomy not a civil right'

There are 3 comments on the Politico story from May 17, 2012, titled Va. pol: 'Sodomy not a civil right'. In it, Politico reports that:

Virginia delegate Robert Marshall, who led the effort to block an openly gay man from becoming a district judge, argued Thursday that a gay person on the bench could show bias when ruling in a case involving gay and straight person who got into a fight and he added that "sodomy is not a civil right." "You could preside as a district judge for a ... (more)

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#1 May 17, 2012
Straight people never show bias???? I guess that man never heard of Lawrence vs. Texas. Sorry he doesn't like the Supreme Court ruling but that man's opinions are not the law.

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#2 May 18, 2012
Bias - A gay judge not allowed to rule in a case of a str8 and a gay. A sta8 judge should not then be allowed to rule in a case of a man v a woman.....could go on with an endless list....

A professional would be able to be impartial. He's got the brain to do that.... he went to law school - he's a judge.

"sodomy is not a civil right" what BS.

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#3 May 18, 2012
kik-wire wrote:
Bias - A gay judge not allowed to rule in a case of a str8 and a gay. A sta8 judge should not then be allowed to rule in a case of a man v a woman.....could go on with an endless list....
A professional would be able to be impartial. He's got the brain to do that.... he went to law school - he's a judge.
"sodomy is not a civil right" what BS.
What BS is right.

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