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...ts in the area of sexual choice” (Nussbaum, 71). Nussbaum looks at the case of Griswold v. Connecticut when showing why she believes the Due Process Clause to support her case for same sex marriage. The decision in Griswold prohibited a right to “martial privacy” and that the Constitution gives people a right to privacy (Griswold). She believes that Griswold correctly understood “to protect some rights in the general area of intimate association, including…rights involving the family” (Nussbaum, 73). Nussbaum does not agree that the decision of Justice Douglas in this case with his “motion of privacy” (Nussbaum, 74). Nussbaum explains that because "privacy" is such a general term and that relating it to be a freedom of choice is allowing any action to occur in a private home with no government restriction, similar to the choice of one’s sexuality (Nussbaum, 74-75).
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