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MA Supreme Court Chief Margaret Marshall Legalized Same-Sex Marriage. Now, She’s Retiring

California Supreme Court Chief Justice Ron George, who wrote the 2008 decision legalizing same-sex marriage, announced his retirement last week. Now Massachusetts Supreme Court Chief Justice Margaret Marshall, the 83-year-old South African native who in 2003 write her court’s same-sex marriage ruling, is also retiring. Her husband of 26 years has Parkinson’s disease, and she wants to spend more time with him.

By:           JD
On:           Jul 21, 2010
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  • 2 Comments
    • pawsum
      pawsum

      Thanks Chief Justice Marshall; what an awesome thing you did. We need more like you!

      Jul 21, 2010 at 9:32 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Torchwood
      Torchwood

      She will never be forgotten, her legacy will go down throughout history! The first
      state to end an injustice

      Apr 11, 2012 at 12:17 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

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