Lyle Denniston examines the attempts at blocking same-sex marriages in California after the Supreme Court’s Proposition 8 decision, and why decisive action from Justice Anthony Kennedy ended the debate, for now.
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After this week’s historic series of Supreme Court rulings, is it time for a constitutional amendment that defines marriage? Or one that guarantees states the right to determine their own marriage laws?
In a commentary, David H. Gans from the Constitutional Accountability Center says the Supreme Court’s marriage equality rulings are cause for celebration for all Americans across the political spectrum.
Lyle Denniston looks at the next steps in the legal campaign to secure the nationwide right for gays and lesbians to get married.
Michael McConnell and Jeffrey Rosen take up part three of their online debate about this week’s big Supreme Court decisions. This time, our Town Hall participants break down the Windsor and Perry decisions.