Gay marriage opponents make their case to Supreme Court

Foes of same-sex marriage are warning the Supreme Court that lifting state or federal restrictions would threaten their own economic and religious freedoms and lead to social and political upheaval. Full Story

Since: Mar 09

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#1 Feb 19, 2013
Yeah, yeah, yeah.

What are the Justices requesting to hear arguments on ... specifically?
DEJ

Jackson, MO

#2 Feb 20, 2013
Equal rights based on sexual orientation.

Since: Mar 07

Drakes Branch, VA

#3 Feb 21, 2013
I always love the argument that granting a group of people access to basic civil and human rights threatens the rights of "rights" of other people to discriminate against them.

Who thinks that's a sane argument?

“equality for ALL means ALL”

Since: Jan 07

Fort Lauderdale FL

#4 Feb 21, 2013
Sorry, they don't get to "warn" anymore. We've had gay marriage in various states and countries for 10 years or more. There have been only positive results.

Since: Mar 09

Location hidden

#5 Feb 21, 2013
DEJ wrote:
Equal rights based on sexual orientation.
That isn't what they will be hearing.

They've asked for arguments on specific aspects of Law as pertaining to the two Cases.

Also, it is NOT an issue of "Equal rights based on sexual orientation".

Rather, it IS an issue of whether or not sexual orientation is sufficient to deny Equal Rights and Equal Treatment and Access.

See the difference?
heartandmind

Moline, IL

#6 Feb 21, 2013
well put, snyper.

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