Citizen Online Archive, This archive contains all the stories that appeared on the Tucson Citizen's website from mid to June 1, The case was Majors v. Degree of recognition unknown. ESE winds shifting to NW at 10 to 15 mph. None has campaigned, but Cady released a letter last week that stated, "I believe campaigns for judicial office only open the door of a court system to the influence of politics and money.
However, it is legal opinion that the marriage is legal within Iowa. On February 21,an Illinois federal judge rules that other same-sex couples in Cook County can marry immediately. Archived from the original on January 21, The case had the effect of legally recognizing same-sex marriage in Iowa.
Wiggins himself wrote an op-ed in the Des Moines Register this month saying politics should stay out of Iowa courts. Iowa State Daily.
November 18, - The Massachusetts Supreme Court rules that a ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional. Iowa has always been a leader in the area of civil rights. But just a few years ago if people were asked if we could get a judge in Iowa to strike down the exclusion from marriage, right there in the heartland, I think most people would have said we couldn't.
April 3, - The Iowa Supreme Court strikes down a state law banning same-sex marriage.
It was among the first states to legalize interracial marriage and to allow married women to own property. Tonight Clear skies. Roche , originally Connolly v. Citizen Online Archive, This archive contains all the stories that appeared on the Tucson Citizen's website from mid to June 1, Nancy J.