“Religious Freedom attorney To Debate On Gay Marriages”

Religion News Service: Not everyone, however, invoked religion to make their point. Austin Nimocks, a lawyer for the conservative Alliance Defense Fund, testified in support of DOMA on the grounds that same-sex couples cannot procreate. “As put by the famous philosopher, Bertrand Russell, a self-described atheist: ‘But for children, there would be no need for any institution concerned with sex,”‘ Nimocks said.