There are those who sincerely believe that homosexuality is inconsistent with their religion -- and the First Amendment guarantees their freedom of belief. However, the same First Amendment, as well as the Due Process and Equal Protection clauses, preclude the enshrinement of their religious-based disapproval in state law.why is that so difficult for some people to grasp?
Monday, July 20, 2009
boies, olsen, and gay marriage
david boies pens an excellent opinion piece for this morning's wall street journal, laying out some of the reasons he and ted olson are working to overturn california's proposition 8, and includes this seemingly simple point having to do with homosexuality, marriage, and religion:
posted at 11:04 AM