Published on December 10th, 2012 | by DanNation0
Prop 8 Lawyers Hopeful For SCOTUS Decision on Marriage Equality
Prop 8 challenger Ted Olson is optimistic about the prospect of a Supreme Court ruling against the anti-gay measure passed by California voters in 2008:
“I would hate to predict what the United States government is doing, but given the stand the president of the United States and the attorney general of the United States made with respect to marriage equality, we would certainly hope that they would participate,” Olson said. “And I’m quite confident that if they did participate, they would support our position in this case because the denial of equal rights is subject to close scrutiny by the courts and cannot withstand that scrutiny.”
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