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Gay Marriage
Aired 5/9/1996

Homosexuals could be on the verge of winning a major legal victory, the right to marry. Societies’ ideas about marriage have evolved over the centuries, but is legalizing gay marriage a good idea?
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  Anita Blair
    executive vice president and general counsel for the Independent Women’s Forum
  Hadley Arkes
    professor of law at Amherst College, columnist for the journal Crisis
  Torie Osborn
    author of Coming Home To America: A Road Map for Gay and Lesbian Empowerment
  William Eskridge
    professor of law at Georgetown University, author of From Sexual Liberty to Civilized Commitment: The Case for Same-Sex Marriage

Originally Aired: 5/9/1996

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