Connecticut Governor Nominates State's First Openly Gay Justice

From ThinkProgress Wed Jan 2 2013, 15:30:51

Last week, Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy (D) nominated former state senate Judiciary Chair Andrew McDonald for a seat on the Connecticut Supreme Court. If confirmed, McDonald will be the first openly gay member of Connecticut's highest court. As a state lawmaker, McDonald was a leading proponent of marriage equality, and a backer of an earlier [...]

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