Tag Archives: gay marriage

You ought to give Iowa a try…

Justice moves slowly.  But in this case it was worth the wait.  In August 2007, an Iowa district court ruled the state’s Defense of Marriage Act unconstitutional.  Today, the Iowa Supreme Court upheld that ruling and same-sex marriage will begin … Continue reading

Posted in Politics | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Vote for Love: No on Prop. 8

Election day is finally upon us.  As I’ve promised my wife, I’m making no predictions.  Don’t want to jinx it. But I did do a little phone-banking over the weekend, and I’ll say that the energy and enthusiasm are high … Continue reading

Posted in Politics | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The fundamental interest in liberty and personal autonomy

Finally catching up on the California Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage (See reports in the SF Chronicle, LA Times and NY Times). I believe all but one of the court are Republican-appointed so their decision to overturn a voter … Continue reading

Posted in Politics | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Iowa at the Cutting Edge

Matrimonio Para Todos Originally uploaded by Tobias Higbie Bughouse Square has been on a long hiatus. My hands were full with raising twin 3 year olds, trying to hold down a job, and moving the family west to Los Angeles … Continue reading

Posted in Politics | Tagged , , | 2 Comments