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Richard Wolf

Richard Wolf writes for USA Today. 

Blog Posts by Richard Wolf

Posted by Richard Wolf 1 week 3 days ago
Same-­sex marriage is so last decade in Massachusetts. These days, the earliest pioneers in gay and lesbian matrimony are demonstrating how to raise kids, retire — even divorce.As the Supreme Court...
Posted by Richard Wolf 5 weeks 1 day ago
It is perhaps the most controversial component of the national debate over same-sex marriage: Who should raise children?The judge who wrote the decision upholding gay marriage bans in four Midwest...
Posted by Richard Wolf 5 weeks 4 days ago
State bans on same-sex marriage have been justified based on judicial precedent, states’ rights, regulating procreation, optimal child-rearing, and centuries-old tradition. Those reasons also have...
Posted by Richard Wolf 6 weeks 3 days ago
Jim Obergefell and John Arthur spent more than two decades living quietly together. They were never gay rights activists. Most of their friends weren’t even gay.“John and I always joked that we were...
Posted by Richard Wolf 7 weeks 3 days ago
Republican officials and religious organizations dominate a growing list of more than 60 groups urging the Supreme Court to uphold state bans against same-sex marriage.The flood of “friend of the...