Watch this discussion. So that is very sweeping. Caption Close. Nina Totenberg. Justices ruled that it's illegal to fire someone because they're gay, lesbian or transgender. She said a new same-sex marriage lawsuit is brought almost every week. Enlarge this image Beachgoers, on a nearly empty beach, walk past a lifeguard tower during the coronavirus pandemic, Aug.
Supreme Court Changes Face Of Marriage In Historic Ruling The court ruled in a decision that same-sex marriage is legal in all 50 states, setting off celebrations nationwide. It's a legal argument that courts are less and less friendly to, especially considering the Supreme Court's decision last week on banning employment discrimination.
But there's still criticism that the focus on marriage pushed aside campaigns to help LGBTQ people who face multiple forms of discrimination. Officers - some of whom were gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender - waded into the crowd at p.
Some in the crowd hugged and others jumped up and down just after 10 a. This case will be immediately appealed. Newsom ordered city officials to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples instarting gay marriage in California. These can't be changed, choose wisely!
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Constitution's equal protection clause because it precludes same-sex couples from receiving an Oklahoma marriage license. The association representing county clerks said the ruling applies only to Washington County, where a lawsuit filed by two men became a key basis for Hinkle's order.