July 7, Federal appeals court is expected to wait on Prop. On May 15,the Supreme Court struck down California's existing statutes limiting marriage to opposite-sex couples in a ruling. Washington Blade. July 12, And during World War IIthe Nazis held homosexual men in concentration camps, branding them with the infamous pink triangle badge, which was also given to sexual predators.
The court, after declining to take up the issue in October, is now likely to resolve one of the great civil rights questions of the age before its current term ends in June.
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