Originally Posted by Pablo Rafael
I'm afraid that we have a lot more to lose than to gain from this trial. I see this going to the supreme court, and I just can't fathom that the current supreme court would ever decide in favor of gay rights. I don't see an improvement in the situation any time soon. The right-wind conservative judges are generally the younger ones who possibly could be on the court for a long time. If we lose, then there is supreme court precedence to battle in the future.
If by some miracle, fairness wins out, however, it would be a great achievement.
The alternative is to wait thirty or forty years until Scalia, Roberts, et al die. And that's unacceptable.