TITLE

OR FOR POORER? HOW SAME-SEX MARRIAGE THREATENS RELIGIOUS LIBERTY

AUTHOR(S)
Severino, Roger
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy;Summer2007, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p939
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the threats posed by same-sex marriage to the right to freedom of religion. The movement for gay marriage is on a collision course with religious liberty. The conflict between gay rights and religious liberty over marriage seems inevitable for several reasons. For one thing, changes in marriage law impact religious institutions disproportionately because their role is intertwined with the institution of marriage. The article highlights the suits facing religious institutions that refuse to acknowledge gay marriage.
ACCESSION #
27874422

 

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