Oral Arguments Against Same-Sex Marriage

On May 31, 2006, New York’s highest court, in Albany, heard oral arguments in four same-sex marriage cases: Hernandez v. Robles,… read more

On May 31, 2006, New York’s highest court, in Albany, heard oral arguments in four same-sex marriage cases: Hernandez v. Robles, Samuels v. New York State Dept. of Health, Matter of Kane v. Marsolais, and Seymour v. Holcomb. At issue was granting marriage licenses to same-sex couples based on the New York constitution’s guarantee of “equality, liberty and privacy for all New Yorkers.” The challenge to the state’s marriage laws resulted from an appeal filed by 44 same-sex couples who lost their cases in the lower appeals court. In this portion the attorneys arguing against gay marriage were shown. close

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Oral Arguments Against Same-Sex Marriage

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192974-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Judicial Proceeding
Location:
Albany, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jun 17, 2006
Last Aired:
May 14, 2008

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  • Jun 17, 2006 | 6:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 18, 2006 | 2:57am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 14, 2008 | 12:08am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 14, 2008 | 6:08am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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