Behind the Numbers: Gay marriage


Posted at 02:37 PM ET, 03/02/2011

The Westboro Baptist case: Testing the limits of free speech

A new ruling from the Supreme Court on Wednesday protects the First Amendment free speech rights for the Westboro Baptist Church. This tiny church has made a practice of demonstrating at funerals of U.S. soldiers killed in action, reasoning that military deaths are God's retribution for the expanding acceptance of homosexuality.

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  02:37 PM ET, 03/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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