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Supreme Court / Gay Marriage #1035022

ABC Evening News for Friday, Dec 07, 2012
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Studio: Terry Moran) The announcement by the Supreme Court it will hear two cases on the issue of the constitutionality of gay marriage examined; details given about Edie Windsor, who spent 42 years with a woman and had to pay estate taxes due to discrimination against gay marriage, the issue of whether states can ban gay marriage. [In May, President OBAMA - affirms same-sex couple should be able to marry.] [Family Research Council's Peter SPRIGG†- says marriage is a public institution.] [WINDSOR - defends gay marriage.] The timetable for the hearings on two cases that will likely send it back to the states discussed.

Sawyer, Diane;
Moran, Terry

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