As the Supreme Court meets in a private conference Friday morning to decide if it will clarify its June 2013 ruling on same-sex marriages, Constitution Daily looks at the five cases in front of the Justices.
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The first full week of January will be a big one for the national debate over same-sex marriage bans, starting in Florida on early Tuesday and ending with a private Supreme Court conference on Friday.
Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center’s adviser on constitutional literacy, looks at two core questions the Supreme Court will need to consider as it evaluates four appeals about same-sex marriage bans.
In this commentary, Doug Kendall and Brianne Gorod from the Constitutional Accountability Center argue Judge Jeffrey Sutton’s recent opinion about same-sex marriage challenges a landmark Supreme Court case.
In this commentary, National Constitution Center president and CEO Jeffrey Rosen says Chief Justice John Roberts has to balance his tendency to sidestep no-win propositions in Supreme Court decisions with two potential landmark cases on the horizon.