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Supreme Court will consider on 9/29 whether it will review Bostic v. Schaefer in next term.

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Mary Townley & Carol Schall and Tim Bostic & Tony London are challenging Virginia’s marriage ban in federal court.

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Virginia’s discriminatory Marriage Amendment has been ruled unconstitutional in two federal courts.

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The Supreme Court will consider on 9/29 whether it will review the Bostic case in its next term.

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Marriage News Blog

Supreme Court to decide whether to review marriage equality next term
The Supreme Court has indicated it will take its first look on September 29 at the marriage equality cases before it.
The Supreme Court must answer the door and rule in favor of marriage equality
7 petitions for writ of certiorari have been filed in 5 separate cases demanding national resolution to the marriage equality question.
AFER urges the Supreme Court to review Bostic case
AFER has filed documents with the Supreme Court asking the high court to review the Bostic case and rule in favor of marriage equality.
Defendants in Bostic ask Supreme Court to decide on marriage equality
The state of Virginia has formally filed paperwork with the U.S. Supreme Court asking the high court to decide the question of marriage equality.
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Uncover the truth about marriage equality. “8” chronicles the landmark trial of Hollingsworth v. Perry.

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