Andrew Beckett And The Moral Issue Of Homosexuality

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Andrew Beckett is a creative, self-assured intelligent law graduate from the university Penn. He is on his way to senior partnership at his huge law firm. But he 's hiding a private secret from his high esteemed employers, he 's been diagnosed with AIDS. When he gets terminated while being infected with AIDS he decides to file a lawsuit at his company. He is shown as kindhearted and cares deeply for his very lovely family who are very supportive during the entire length of the case.
He plans to sue the law firm from which he was fired, and now seeks a lawyer in which ends up with Joe Miller, played by Denzel Washington. Andrew Beckett is displayed as being as emotionally sound as an individual keeping a deeply personal secret can be. Especially
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For some people it has become an equal rights issue to legalize same-sex marriage all across america. For others it is also a religious and moral issue because it is addressed within the Bible of the church as a sinful act. The Church “is unable to believe a human being as a ‘heterosexual’ or a ‘homosexual’ and believes that every person has an actual identity, a true creature of God and his children and their coming to eternal life.”, a quote from the catholic church. The church does believe that many homosexual inclination stems from a false education background, from a lack of a simple young sexual growth, from habit, or from bad …show more content…
Given the specifics, not many people knew about how AIDS was being spread or caught, hence it seemed reasonable to avoid the "origin". Not just that, most residents in Philadelphia believes in a similar ethical code, which seemed to view homosexuality as negative. What is seen as discrimination now was just the public freedom of thoughts and expressing emotions which was not ethical. However reasonable their beliefs may have been, it still does not turn away from the fact that such expressions were also invading the principles of law, where all men are created

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