The news is not quite official, but it seems that the actress Natalie Portman is tipped to play the role of judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg in the film «On The Basis Of Sex» which will recount her life.
The equal marriage is legalized in one state while a Court of Appeals refused to confirm the repeal of the marriage equality ban in 4 US states.
For Obama, the US Constitution requires the recognition of equal marriage in all states.
Sabrina Shizue McKenna was elected as judge in the Supreme Court of Hawaii, and became the first openly gay judge.
Finally, on March 26 judges of the United States Supreme court began the debate on marriage equality.
Finally, we know the President Obama's position on marriage equality in California!
Last week, I wrote about the possibility that Obama's administration has to be able to give its view to Supreme Court, which has to rule on marriage equality in California and on cases challenging the section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), which says marriage is a only an union between a man and a woman.
In a Friday filing, a lawyer of the administration, Solicitor General Donald Verrilli, urged the Supreme Court to kill DOMA!
The same-sex partners of state employees in Michigan will be happy to learn that from now on they will be granted with healthcare benefits following the decision of the Michigan Court of Appeals.
One learned today that President Barack Obama could intervene and ask the U.S. Supreme Court to repeal marriage equality ban in California.
We expected an answer of the Supreme Court of United States in order to know if it was going to decide to hear the cases challenging DOMA and prohibitions of marriage equality. Friday, the Supreme Court has thus decided that it will hear the oral arguments in the challenge to the defense of marriage act in New York (see our article: DOMA Is Unconstitutional For Boston and New York Courts) as well as the prohibition for gay and lesbian couples to marry in California.