Same-Sex Marriage Case Appears to Divide Fourth Circuit

, The National Law Journal

   | 1 Comments

Virginia is not the only state with a stake in the same-sex marriage arguments heard on Tuesday before a federal appellate panel. If Virginia's ban goes, so too may bans in North Carolina, South Carolina and West Virginia.

This article has been archived, and is no longer available on this website.

View this content exclusively through LexisNexis® Here

Not a LexisNexis® Subscriber?

Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® is now the exclusive third party online distributor of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® customers will be able to access and use ALM's content by subscribing to the LexisNexis® services via lexis.com® and Nexis®. This includes content from The National Law Journal®, The American Lawyer®, Law Technology News®, The New York Law Journal® and Corporate Counsel®, as well as ALM's other newspapers, directories, legal treatises, published and unpublished court opinions, and other sources of legal information.

ALM's content plays a significant role in your work and research, and now through this alliance LexisNexis® will bring you access to an even more comprehensive collection of legal content.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at customercare@alm.com

What's being said

  • Monica Melendez

    You know, I ask myself, where or who defined what marriage entailed, who was involved and who /what dictates the dynamics of marriage. We have gotten so far away from "God" as a country that we cannot possibly use that as an argument for the Man & Woman marriage. The verbage used is one man and one woman; however, is polygamy is allowed is that not one man and however many women he should choose and how many would put themselves through that kind of lifestyle. It is all about choices. I do not believe that a governing body of individual, many who have made choices not socially accepted, should dictate who I as an individual should love and ultimately marry.

Comments are not moderated. To report offensive comments, click here.

Preparing comment abuse report for Article# 1202655159092

Thank you!

This article's comments will be reviewed.