By William N. Eskridge, Jr.
THIS week, committed gay couples seeking the right to marry will take their case to the Supreme Court. Religious groups are on their side, too. While several prominent religious organizations have filed briefs in opposition, leaders in the Episcopal Church, the United Church of Christ, the Unitarian Universalist Association, the official organizations of conservative and reform Judaism, and more than 1,900 theologians signed a brief urging the court to legalize same-sex marriage. [link]