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Until recent years, gay partners could be subject to criminal prosecution for their actions. Now the discussion has turned to whether such relationships can have the same status as traditional marriages. Some contend that legalizing same-sex marriages would be destructive to the structure of society; others argue that it would be stabilizing. The legal system provides a way to bring about changes in “acceptable” behavior. For example, to help alter behavior, laws restrict race discrimination in decisions to hire, promote, or discharge a worker.
As explained by David Skeel of the Pennsylvania Law School and Willian Stuntz of Harvard Law School in an article, “Good morals inspire and teach; good law governs. ” Just as legality does not always mean morality, illegality does not always imply immorality. The fact that an action is illegal does not necessarily mean it is immoral or unethical. If the speed limit is 65 mph, is it unethical to go 68 mph? The moral status of the civil rights activities of the 1960s is not settled by the fact that some of those activities were illegal.
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