There’s obviously one huge, gigantic piece of news in the world of law today & it seems silly to write about anything else for this blog post. Instead, here are a smattering of articles dedicated to today’s ruling.
From CNN.com: “Gays and lesbians celebrated historic gains Wednesday in their fight against laws limiting same-sex marriages, saying Supreme Court rulings overturning the federal Defense of Marriage Act and rejecting the appeal of a California marriage ban represent a ‘joyous milestone.'”
From AboveTheLaw.com: “Justice Scalia read his dissent – it was fine stuff, right in the best tradition of a Scalia dissent, but I couldn’t help but feel that I was watching a man ineffectually watch the world change before his eyes, unaccustomed to being powerless to do anything about it.”
From the New York Times: Highlights, Updates & Polls from Today’s Ruling. Check out this Live Analysis of the Supreme Court Decisions on Gay Marriage.