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Hair of the court that bit you

By on 11.30.06 | 1:23PM

As mentioned in my piece this morning, Mitt Romney's legal team is asking the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court to make the legislature act on a voter-initiated amendment to end same-sex marriage in the commonwealth. I'll be very surprised if this works. Romney and company are in effect saying to justices, "Please force the state legislature to take a step toward reversing you."

Of course, in Massachusetts constitutional jurisprudence, anything can happen.

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