Center for Gender & Sexuality Law
This article critically analyzes the evolving history of marriage, prompted by the marriage equality claims brought by same-sex couples. The article includes a copy of an amicus brief submitted on behalf of historians to a New Jersey appellate court in Lewis v. Harris, an ultimately successful challenge to the denial of relationship recognition rights for same-sex couples.
Suzanne B. Goldberg,
A Historical Guide to the Future of Marriage for Same-Sex Couples,
Columbia Journal of Gender & Law, Vol. 15, p. 249, 2006
Available at: https://scholarship.law.columbia.edu/faculty_scholarship/1525