Los Angeles Times editorial
In what ways would same-sex marriages be the same as or different from heterosexual marriages? Answer: It’s nobody’s business.
Yet the matter was explored at length in court this week by an expert for the plaintiffs — the pro-gay-marriage group challenging Proposition 8. Homosexual couples are much the same as heterosexual couples, Letitia Peplau, a UCLA professor of social psychology, testified. They form relationships in which the closeness and stability measure as high.