The Missing Topic in the Marriage Debate
By Alan J. Reinach, Esq.
With all the debate over Proposition 8 in California, Proposition 102 in Arizona, and whether state constitutions should provide limitations on what is marriage, we have heard lots of rhetoric about the “right” to marry, and taking away freedoms, imposing restrictions. As a teenager and young adult, looking for that special someone that you hoped to share your life with, I am quite certain you never thought of marriage as a “right.” How is it that we have lost sight of what marriage is, and have narrowed the discussion to dry legal analysis? Read More