Gurumurthy Kalyanaram on Lawsuits and Policies: A Brief Report on Marriage Equality Legal Status in US

Gurumurthy Kalyanaram reports on lawsuits and policies and in this report provides a brief summary of the marriage equality legal status in US.

Gurumurthy_Kalyanaram_LawsuitsThe US Supreme Court in October 2014 dismissed petitions for review of decisions invalidating same-sex marriages in Indiana, Oklahoma, Utah, Virginia, and Wisconsin.

This decision was completely unexpected. Most observers expected the Court to grant the writ petitions and adjudicate. Apparently, the Court does not want to intervene – at least for now. Continue reading