Sherif Girgis, a leading academic opponent of same-sex marriage, recognizes that laws banning it discriminate on the basis of gender. But he denies that it should be subject to the same heightened scrutiny as other forms of sex discrimination by state governments. His rationale for that conclusion is unpersuasive.
School superintendent says: “Because there are two victims of the teacher’s actions in our building, the wearing of ‘Free T’ constitutes bullying/creating a hostile environment, according to the new state bullying laws.“
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett signed a new law that which will allow prosecutors and victims of a violent crime to sue the offender for “conduct which perpetuates the continuing effect of the crime on the victim.“