Feb 9

Constitution Check: Do gay couples now have a constitutional right to get married?

Posted 2 years, 2 months ago.


The language of rights, and especially of constitutional rights, is sometimes not used with precision. More can be claimed by a simple suggestion that rights exist than is, in fact, true.

Jun 27

After New York: where same-sex marriage is headed

Posted 2 years, 9 months ago.


With New York’s legalization of same-sex marriage last Friday, much still depends upon what happens in the largest state — California. There the U.S. Constitution will be the decision maker.