Navajo Nation Indian Country. Washburn, who grew up here, left 30 years ago and returned in Evans Grutter v. Baird Doe v. WLWT 5. Then he learned that one of his sons is gay. One of the main debates was whether the courts should enter the same-sex marriage fray or let voters decide.
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On November 2, , Ohio voters approved State Issue 1 , a state initiated constitutional amendment that prohibited the recognition of same-sex marriage, as well as any "legal status for relationships of unmarried individuals that intends to approximate the design, qualities, significance or effect of marriage" in the state of Ohio.
In some respects, the transformation in Cincinnati has simply mirrored that of the nation, as more gay people came out to their friends and family. As of June , Chris Hartmann, director of the Kentucky-based Fairness Campaign, said to his knowledge "there are no counties where marriage licenses are being denied" in his state.
But this time he added a postscript, about a class in urban planning that Mr. Pachtman Monell v. Had Friday's ruling gone differently, Goodman, of Cincinnati, would have been among the next batch of high-profile plaintiffs fighting to legalize gay marriage.