Marriage Equality Advocates Cautiously Optimistic As Same-Sex Marriage Arguments Head To US Supreme Court
In the 1990s more than two dozen states had laws banning gay marriage. Today, that number is at 13, with 36 states plus the District of Columbia passing laws or instituting court orders making marriage equality the law of the land.
Debate and interpretation continue on the high court ruling against federal and California restrictions on gay marriage.
Hundreds of people from our area headed to Washington D-C this morning to participate in a “Marriage March”.
A Philadelphia man, imprisoned since 1973, asked Monday to be released in the wake of a Supreme Court ruling last week that said it was unconstitutional to impose mandatory life terms on juveniles.
As the new president of the U.S. Conference of Mayors, Michael Nutter has a platform to speak on national issues, like the historic U.S. Supreme Court decision on President Obama’s health-care law.