Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Gay Divorce?


Is the savior of gay marriage in Florida gay divorce?  Maybe.
Earlier today, the state's 2nd District Court of Appeal sent a request to the Florida Supreme Court asking them to take on a Hillsborough County marriage case and rule on the constitutionally of Florida's ban. If the Florida Supreme Court decides to take on the case, it will be a huge step forward in the fight for marriage in Florida. 
In an unusual decision, the state's 2nd District Court of Appeal on Wednesday asked the Florida Supreme Court to settle the question due to "great public importance." If the high court takes up the case, it could result in having the issue settled even before the U.S. Supreme Court acts. 
The ruling is connected to a Hillsborough County divorce case involving a same-sex couple who had been married in Massachusetts but since relocated to the Tampa area. Their petition to dissolve their marriage was rejected by a Florida judge who noted that state law does not recognize gay marriage.
My best guess is that we will have a definitive answer on this issue nationally from the Supreme Court by the end of June 2015. But this is one party I won't mind being early to!

12 comments:

  1. I have a lot of guys friends but no, anyone that knows the bible and believes in it, they should go by God's law, and that is to stay as a man and woman.

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  2. "Anyone that knows the bible and believes in it".

    Not me!

    Gay people fall in love with people of the same sex. It's not about the sex. It's about the love. He who dwells with love dwells with god.

    So says the Godwhacker.

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  3. "It's all about the love"

    -And that's the truth!! Preach it GW!!

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  4. The Supreme court will take the case but you presume that it will agree with the lower courts. I think you will see five conservatives male judges find there are no constitutional violations. After Bush v. Gore, Citizens United, and Hobby Lobby, there is no reason to expect anything else.

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  5. @11:03

    I presume nothing. The court has created a mess. It will clean it up the only way it can. Equality.

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  7. 1:30 is obviously a Florida Supreme Court Justice!

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  8. @1:30

    Do yourself a favor man. Even if you don't go for the full man on man gay experience, find a woman who really knows how to use a strap-on. Best organism ever, guaranteed!

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  9. I think I need some daddy time.

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  10. What were 1:30's comments? They're gone now?

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  11. 1:30 was just a moronic, profanity-laced, hate-filled tirade that's indicative of someone who is secretly worried that gay sex is fun.

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