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Gay attorneys protest award

...who say his defense of the state's now-defunct anti-sodomy law makes him undeserving of the award. The Atlanta Bar...to the U.S. Supreme Court to defend Georgia's anti-sodomy law from a challenge by the American Civil Liberties Union...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/09/15/met_96708.shtml
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Georgia court strikes down law against unmarried sex

...enter as guests into someone else's private home, Fletcher wrote. In 1998, the state Supreme Court overturned an anti-sodomy law, ruling it violated the Georgia Constitution's guarantee of a right to privacy.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/14/met_364184.shtml
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Officials predict 'quiet' session

...Johnson learned his lesson about such social issues when, after the Georgia Supreme Court threw out the state's anti-sodomy law, he made a remark about banning homosexual sex. Now he and other Republicans are talking about "kitchen table...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/10/met_249782.shtml
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Barnes elected, Gingrich ousted in '98

...years, the state Supreme Court threw out Georgia's anti-sodomy law and author Tom Wolfe dissected Atlanta's social...again when the state Supreme Court overturned the anti-sodomy law, which had been upheld by the U.S. Supreme Court...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/27/met_248513.shtml
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Man challenging state's anti-sodomy law

...is challenging the state's anti-sodomy law at the Georgia Supreme Court...the constitutionality of the anti-sodomy law, since the Gwinnett County judge...constitutionality of Georgia's anti-sodomy law since the issue of whether the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/19/met_228487.shtml
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A blow for decency

...is reasonable to assume, noted Bowers, the pair must be engaging in. In 1986 the Supreme Court held Georgia's anti-sodomy law constitutional. Shahar sued, claiming Bowers' action violated her rights of association and equal protection under...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/14/op_220580.shtml
Opinion columns
Miller names Thurbert Baker state's first black attorney general

...to the Georgia House in 1988. He said he supports the death penalty and, like Bowers, will uphold the state's anti-sodomy law. "It is the law of Georgia. I support it," he said. On affirmative action, he said he opposes discrimination...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/03/met_207674.shtml
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Supreme Court election generates partisan fight

...stand on that." Justice Sears voted with the court's 6-1 majority in 1998 when it overturned the state's anti-sodomy law. She also was part of a 5-2 majority last year when the court sided with Democratic Attorney General Thurbert...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/21/met_419669.shtml
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Judicial tyranny

...legislating more and adjudicating less. Just this year they trampled legislatures' domain by striking down states' anti-sodomy laws and now they appear to be headed toward granting same-sex marriages. This is no way to run a representative democracy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/07/edi_389282.shtml
Editorials
Across the area: GBI investigating motorist shooting

...solicitation debated ATLANTA -- The Georgia Supreme Court on Monday ruled that its decision to throw out the state's anti-sodomy law does not legalize the solicitation of sodomy. In 1998, the Supreme Court ruled that outlawing sodomy between consenting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/29/met_285069.shtml
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