Foreword: The Marriage Cases-Reversing the Burden of Inertia in a Pluralist Constitutional Democracy

Eskridge, William N.
December 2009
California Law Review;Dec2009, Vol. 97 Issue 6, p1785
Academic Journal
The article discusses the court's opinion and the doctrinal issues that surround the same-sex marriage in California. Accordingly, the state's political process that has avenues for responding constitutional decisions like the event when voters override the decision of the Supreme Court (SC) In re Marriage Cases through constitutional amendment. On the other hand, the role of judiciary in the pluralists debates on the issue of sexual and gender minorities.


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