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Lightfoot’s worry: how Amy Coney Barrett on Supreme Court will impact gay marriage

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Mayor Lori Lightfoot said she is preparing for the “ultimate conclusion” of Senate confirmation hearings on President Donald Trump’s nomination of Amy Coney Barrett, but concerned about the future of gay marriage when Barrett takes her seat on the U.S. Supreme Court.
“I deeply worry about this woman’s stated views. She’s on the record on a number of different things, not the least of which is thinking that gay marriage is something that shouldn’t be countenanced. And she’s got soulmates in Justice Thomas and others, who think that the decision by the Supreme Court … should somehow be rolled back,” Lightfoot said. Fran Spielman has the story…
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