How Appealing

Saturday, November 29, 2008

“Marriage spans a vast divide: A successful lawyer leads what seems a normal life; But long ago she forged a lasting emotional bond with a man from the Aryan Brotherhood.” Joe Mozingo will have this lengthy article, the first in a three-part series, in Sunday’s edition of The Los Angeles Times. More information on the series is available at this link.

Posted at 11:55 PM by Howard Bashman

“Historians say marriage traditions have been fluid”: Today’s edition of The Sacramento Bee contains a front page article that begins, “What is traditional marriage? That question lies beneath the surface of the Proposition 8 debate. The measure that bans same-sex marriage in California, which is now being challenged in court, defines the union as between a man and a woman. This, supporters argue, is as religious precepts and social customs demand. It is traditional.”

And today in The New York Times, columnist Charles M. Blow has an op-ed entitled “Gay Marriage and a Moral Minority.”

Posted at 7:55 PM by Howard Bashman

“Poignant Videos of Victims Valid in Court; Justices Decline to Weigh Use of Such Portrayals”: Jerry Markon has this article today in The Washington Post.

Posted at 1:08 PM by Howard Bashman