Focus on Fam & related groups opposition to CA marriages

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“Focus on the Family” and Related Groups Opposition to CA Marriages On June 16, 2008, Mary Blair-Loy accessed these two articles through links at the Focus on the Family website. http://www.focusonthefamily.com/ 1. Citizen Magazine. May 15, 2008. http://www.citizenlink.org/CLtopstories/A000007441.cfm California Rules in Favor of Same-Sex ‘Marriage’; Dr. Dobson Outraged by Devon Williams, associate editor 'The justices have undermined and endangered the basic building block of society.' The California Supreme Court ruled today that a law defining marriage as the union between one man and one woman is “unconstitutional,” allowing same-sex couples to marry within the next 30 days. The ruling struck down Proposition 22, a voter-approved statute protecting traditional marriage. Dr. James Dobson, founder and chairman of Focus on the Family, is outraged by the court’s blatant disregard for marriage and the voters of California. “The will of the people has now arrogantly been declared null and void,” he said. “In so doing, the justices have undermined and endangered the basic building block of society, which has been honored and preserved in every nation on earth through most of human history.” Glen Lavy, senior counsel for the Alliance Defense Fund, said the only way to permanently protect marriage in California is to amend the state constitution. A law, like Prop. 22, does not
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This note was uploaded on 01/25/2010 for the course SOCL 1A taught by Professor Blair-loy during the Fall '08 term at UCSD.

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