Video Report: Supreme Court Hints That It Won't Issue Sweeping Ruling On Same - Sex MarriageSubmitted by emalvini on Tue, 03/26/2013 - 21:45
Video Report: Supreme Court Hints That It Won't Issue Sweeping Ruling On Same - Sex Marriage
The US Supreme Court delved into the issue of gay marriage Tuesday, examining whether or not California's Proposition 8 is unconstitutional.
By Tom Curry | National Affairs Writer | NBC News
In a historic oral argument on a challenge to state laws that limit marriage to heterosexual couples, the Supreme Court indicated Tuesday that it might not strike down such laws.
The justice whom many observers view as the swing vote in the case, Justice Anthony Kennedy, voiced worry at one point during the argument that proponents of same-sex marriages were asking the court to issue a decision that would “go into uncharted waters.”