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Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Supreme Court Reluctant...WTF!!

Posted By on Tue, Mar 26, 2013 at 3:40 PM

Today, the US Supreme Court is hearing arguments over whether California’s gay marriage ban is constitutional.

The Chicago Tribune just reported SEVERELY TROUBLING news:

The Supreme Court signaled reluctance on Tuesday to rule broadly on the question of the right to marriage for gays and lesbians as the justices heard arguments on same-sex marriage for the first time.
As thousands of demonstrators on both sides of America's long-standing gay rights divide rallied outside, the court heard a spirited, 80-minute oral argument on whether to let stand a California ban on same-sex marriage.
Despite the case being one of the most eagerly anticipated legal showdowns of the year, some of the nine justices showed an unwillingness to dive headfirst into the delicate and divisive issue.
Though polls show growing support among Americans for gay marriage, only nine states recognize it, while 30 states have constitutional amendments prohibiting it.

Unbelievable. How are we still talking about this? (See Jay-Z post).

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