January 7th, 2013
12:35 PM ET

Dates announced for Supreme Court to hear arguments on same-sex marriage

The Supreme Court has set dates in late March to hear oral arguments in two appeals related to same-sex marriage, CNN's Supreme Court producer Bill Mears reports.

The “Proposition 8” case over California’s ballot measure banning same-sex marriage will be argued Tuesday, March 26, at 10 a.m., for at least one hour.

The federal “Defense of Marriage Act” or DOMA case over denial of federal benefits to same-sex couples will be argued Wednesday, March 27, at 10 a.m., for at least one hour.

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soundoff (6 Responses)
  1. Joey Isotta-Fraschini ©™

    Nobody would touch this since 12:35?
    I will.
    Every couple in love should have the right to marry.
    DOMA and Proposition should be overturned.

    January 7, 2013 at 3:48 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  2. Hans Blix

    Ah.. man. Every place you go..

    January 7, 2013 at 4:12 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  3. the prophet

    Amarica is no longer the beautiful, rather American the sick

    January 7, 2013 at 7:59 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  4. Iamrightyouarewrong

    Awesome wording @ral
    Gotta love it
    At noon lunch will be lite tossed salads
    And fruit cups

    January 7, 2013 at 8:08 pm | Report abuse | Reply

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