Maddow says the conservative arguments against marriage equality are becoming increasingly incoherent, low rent, and pathetic.
From protests in the streets to a judge being forced out of the closet, the road to the Supreme Court has been winding and emotional and culminates today with the ultimate confrontation of argument
Documents recently released by the University of Texas show that a widely discredited study on family structures by associate professor Mark Regnerus was funded by a right-wing antigay group and intended to provide evidence that gay and lesbian parents are inadequate in order to present that argument to the Supreme Court.
Dozens of prominent Republicans including Meg Whitman, Jon Huntsman, Christine Todd Whitman, and Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen support marriage equality.
Amicus briefs filed by a coalition of religious groups contend that same-sex parents are unfit to raise children, citing outdated and scientifically inaccurate studies.
Conservative Supreme Court justice Antonin Scalia claims he has never publicly asserted his personal feelings on gay rights.
Proponents of California's ban on same-sex marriage officially submitted their brief to the Supreme Court, urging the court to uphold the vote that constitutionally banned marriage in 2008.
Sign Up For Email Updates