TITLE

Same-Sex Marriage: As Hawaii Goes . .

AUTHOR(S)
Coolidge, David Orgon
PUB. DATE
April 1997
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Apr1997, Issue 72, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the ruling on the Baehr v. Miike case in Honolulu, Hawaii that states that the refusal of the state to grant marriage licenses to same-sex couples violated the state Constitution. Options of people in the state for resolving the issue of same-sex marriage; Argument on the impact of the case on legal campaigns; Number of law-review articles on same-sex marriage that appeared between 1990 and 1995.
ACCESSION #
17768914

 

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