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And, given the direction of society, for the Court to have allowed the process to play out the way it has may make the shift less controversial and more lasting. November 18, Milne, Elijah L. Download all slides. The Seventh Circuit consolidated Baskin and its companion cases with a similar case in Wisconsin, Wolf v.
Thus, when Americans are largely saying that the overall moral tone of their culture is in bad shape and getting worse, they are only marginally thinking of former taboos such as gay and lesbian marriage and sexual behaviors in general.