In upholding the Defense of Marriage Act passed by Congress and signed into law by President Bill Clinton, Taylor said that even though the law "has a disproportionate effect on homosexual individuals," the government's desire to promote procreation is a valid reason for infringing on the rights of gay couples.
Infringing on their rights? The "right" never existed in the first place. This is like saying the state infringes on the right of pedophiles to engage in sex with infants.
posted on 06/16/2005 4:26:18 PM PDT
Thje problem is the balmy notions of Herry Blackmun and his successors on the High Court. Thr new book by Greenhouse of Blackmun makes it clear that the new ruling on sodomy is a logical outcome of the contraceptions and abortion cases and the "right of privacy"
posted on 06/17/2005 9:01:35 PM PDT
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