Board of Ed. And without Justice Kennedy, who joined four liberals in the 5-to-4 ruling in the marriage casethe workers who sued their employers in the three cases before the court may face an uphill fight. United States Jaycees Hurley v.
We take account Court ruled in favour of the National Gay and Lesbian legislative history and conference reports and floor reports, and we try to figure out what Congress meant to do. X-Citement Video, Inc. The magazine, represented by a young attorney who had authored the cover story in the October issue, Eric Julber,  brought suit in U.
But it did seem that Gorsuch, in particular, was really struggling with his intuition that the words mean what the plaintiffs, what Aimee Stephens, say they mean.
Yahoo Finance. Other sections. On 13 Maythe Court of Final Appeal of Hong Kong ruled that a transsexual woman has the right to marry her boyfriend in her affirmed gender. Washington Blade. The British Consulate-General in Hong Kong refrains from providing such a service to British nationals because UK law requires the Hong Kong government's objection to them to be respected.
Conversion therapy banned on minors. Last year, a Kenyan parliamentary debate sparked international news when legislator Alois Lentoimaga demanded that the country increase its legal penalties against homosexuality. The High Court's judgment, authored by Judge Jonathan Heher and handed down on 8 Mayconsidered each of the attacked offences in terms of the equality guarantee in the Constitution.
The aforegoing suggests broad consensus on eliminating discrimination against homosexuality and the likelihood that this will be entrenched in a new constitutional dispensation.
Beginning in , the Belgian parliament offered limited rights to same-sex couples through registered partnerships. In the first argument, on sexual-orientation discrimination, Justice Samuel A. And all of these cases turn on how the court is going to interpret a particular law.
It was devastating. I was kind of like pins and needles waiting for him to finish it.