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Supreme Court takes no action
on same-sex marriage cases

Reuters, by Terry Baynes

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Posted By:earlybird, 12/3/2012 10:16:13 AM

Washington--The Supreme Court on Monday remained silent about whether it will enter the legal fray over same-sex marriage and agree to hear one of several pending appeals on the issue. The court´s nine justices met in private on Friday to consider whether to review challenges to the U.S. Defense of Marriage Act, which denies federal benefits to married same-sex couples, and to California´s gay marriage ban, known as Proposition 8. n an "orders list" issued early on Monday, the court made no mention of any of the same-sex marriage cases. The court could reschedule those cases for further consideration

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Salt5792, 12/3/2012 10:23:41 AM     (No. 9045780)

If marriage isn´t one man and one woman, then there´s no justification for limiting it to just two people. It could be three, ten, or a million.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: udanja99, 12/3/2012 12:56:18 PM     (No. 9046146)

I really love my horse and my dog. One is a female and one is a male. I´m a female. If two men can marry each other then I should be able to marry my pets. I think I´ll start looking for a wedding dress, even though I´ve been married to a man for 32 years.

Don´t laugh, it´s coming. I just hope I´m dead by then.

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