Their ruling was based upon the assumption than any laws passed that banned gay marriage were based exclusively upon the assumption that the general populace simply wanted to discriminate against gays. The real truth was that the overwhelming majority of those who voted just thought is was wrong.
The Court also got it very, very wrong by ruling that the judicial branch of our government trumps the authority of the other two branches. If virtually any piece of legislature can be overturned by the judicial branch or our government our entire system of checks and balances has been freakishly mutated.
Wrong and wrong!
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