Thursday, February 27, 2014

Question of Law or Fact?

Here is an interesting juxtaposition of articles.  In a trial in Michigan challenging the constitutionality of Michigan's state constitutional amendment barring same sex marriage, expert testimony has been elicited that same sex couples can be competent parents:

At about the same time, in a brief filed in the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals in a case where a US District Court judge struck down Oklahoma's same sex marriage ban, a legal argument was advanced claiming that same sex marriage is bad for children. 

So, is the effect of same sex marriage on children a question of fact or of law? 

Michigan case:

Oklahoma case:

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