We are a secular country. Stand with us in our mission to discover and uncover the story of North Texas. Lawyers for the wedding cake makers and the photographer have had to argue that their clients were engaged in free speech and free expression, and therefore deserve the protection of the 1st Amendment.
Does this mean that the women over childbearing age, or infertile or elderly people should not be allowed to marry?
Caroline Mala Corbin: The only basis for opposition to same-sex marriage is religious. These legal rights are tied to a human relationship that involves a long-term mutual commitment, but they are not tied to any religious understanding of marriage. Dallas ISD decides on virtual classes only for the first month of school.
These cases are largely unaffected by the same-sex marriage ruling and instead turn on laws in about half the states that require businesses that are open to the public to serve customers without regard to sexual orientation.
Not so well. There is no national law yet that recognizes marriage equality in Mexico, another predominantly Catholic country, but a court ruling in has ordered recognition of marriage equality in its 31 states. Making same-sex marriage will not harm the institution of marriage.
Bursch stuck to his argument, saying that the dignity of marriage is just an accident.
Homosexuality, or what is called homosexuality, demonstrably exists in nature, and whatever exists in nature is natural. Does the husband still own the wife? Marriage is to encourage stable relationships because people in them are more likely to contribute to a stable society.