[JURIST] Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan [official website] on Sunday filed notice with the Cook County Circuit Court [official website] stating that her office will present arguments in support of two lawsuits filed in opposition of the states same-sex marriage ban. Last week, twenty-five gay and lesbian couples filed two lawsuits [JURIST report] against Illinois Governor Pat Quinn [official website] challenging the constitutionality of the state's same-sex marriage [JURIST backgrounder] ban. The couples argue that the Marriage and Dissolution of...

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