Federal Judge Rules Nevada Can Ban Same-Sex Couples From Marriage
Apparently, "Judge Robert C. Jones, a George W. Bush appointee, found that the U.S. Constitution's guarantee of equal protection of the laws does not "[prohibit] the People of the State of Nevada from maintaining statutes that reserve the institution of civil marriage to one-man–one-woman relationships."
.... So... that whole equal under the law thing only applies if your fellow state residents decide that you deserve equality.
There is also this little gem: "Homosexuals have not historically been denied the right to vote, the right to serve on juries, or the right to own property," he wrote, in dismissing claims of a history of discrimination"
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