They continued to stand up for judicial independence, as they did inwhen they received the prestigious John F. The ruling set off celebration among the state's gay-marriage proponents. On November 6,Justice David Wiggins won retention in the election, largely due to the fact that Iowa had reversed its opposition to same-sex marriage, now showing majority support.
Hodgeslegalizing same-sex marriage nationwide, approximately 11, same-sex couples had wed in Iowa.
We were in favor of equal protection. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Unfortunately with federal judges, we don't have judicial retention elections. The Supreme Court initially stated its duty to protect the right of individuals: . Hidden categories: Webarchive template wayback links All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from October Pages with citations lacking titles Pages with citations having bare URLs Webarchive template archiveis links.
United States 14th Amendment case law. Iowa Code section Please update this article to reflect recent events or newly available information. In MayMoore was charged with ethics violations by the state Judicial Inquiry Commission for the ruling,  subsequently being suspended from the bench for the remainder of his term on September 30 of that year.
WymysloNo. The lead defendant was Ohio Governor John Kasich. Archived from the original on July 28, The second case from Ohio involved four couples, a child, and an adoption agency.
In , a lower court had granted summary judgment in favor of six same-sex couples who sued Timothy Brien, Polk County Recorder, for refusing to grant them marriage licenses. Tradition can simply mean that discrimination existed for a long time. Streit: In all our cases April 5-December 23, Legal guardianships nationwide, except Hong Kong and Macau , residency rights for foreign spouses of legal residents Hong Kong.