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“Marriage on Trial”

Posted on 03/14/2014

Family Research Council has published a concise fact sheet illustrating the constitutionality of state marriage laws regarding same-sex marriage. The paper highlights the fact that “no provision of the Constitution makes any reference to marriage,” and examines common arguments, including the argument that laws defining marriage as the union of one man and one woman […]

Colson Center Explains Why A.G.s Need to Defend Marriage Laws

Posted on 02/25/2014

From the Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview: Imagine for a moment that someone sues you. You arrive in court, expecting your lawyer to defend your interests, only to hear him say that he disagrees with you and will now assist your adversary. There would be pandemonium. Your attorney would be relieved of his duties, […]

Oregon AG Won’t Defend State Marriage Amendment

Posted on 02/21/2014

Oregon’s attorney general announced this week her office will not defend the state’s marriage amendment in court. Like Arkansas, Oregon’s voters approved a state marriage amendment in 2004 defining marriage as the union of one man and one woman. That amendment has come under attack by gay activists and is now the subject of a […]