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Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Open courts? Not for gay rights

Posted By on Wed, Jan 13, 2010 at 4:41 PM

Surprise. The U.S. Supreme Court, in the five-person majority of the court's right-wing Catholics (Scalia, Alito, Roberts, Thomas, Kennedy) won't allow televised proceedings of the California challenge of Prop. 8. Justice Stephen Breyer said "the public interest weighs in favor of providing access to the courts." Yes.

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