Judging the Ruling
Here are two takes on that ruling by the New Jersey Supreme Court: 1) "NJ Court Stops Short of Gay Marriage OK" 2) "N....
Here are two takes on that ruling by the New Jersey Supreme Court:
1) "NJ Court Stops Short of Gay Marriage OK"
2) "N.J. Court Opens Door to Gay Marriage"
The first one appeared on Forbes.com yesterday as a headline to an Associated Press article written by Geoff Mulvihill. The second one? It also appeared on Forbes.com yesterday as a headline to an Associated Press article written by Geoff Mulvihill. Both are the truth, but, because of that very fact, neither is the whole truth.
As Zach indicates, this decision has major political implications, although those implications would be more clear-cut had the court simply legalized gay marriage. As it stands, if the second interpretation is what sinks in, you can expect conservatives to be angered and energized. If it's the first one, the ruling won't have much of an impact.
Join the Discussion
After you comment, click Post. You can enter an anonymous Display Name or connect to a social profile.
Obamacare Signups Lower in Rural Areas8 hours ago
2014 Governors Races: The Year of the Tossup9 hours ago
The Biggest Push Yet to Make Health-Care Prices Public9 hours ago
The West, without Water10 hours ago
Louisiana May Determine Control of the U.S. Senate10 hours ago
Lawsuits Accuse Alabama Jailers of Letting Prisoners Die from Easily Treatable Illnesses11 hours ago