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Lawyers Urge Court To Rely On Prop 8 Trial Facts

October 19, 2010

 

When it accepted the case, the 9th Circuit asked to be briefed on the standing question. Theodore Boutrous, a member of the plaintiffs’ legal team, said his side would be content if Protect Marriage were allowed to keep the case going, which would allow the appeals court, and ultimately the U.S. Supreme Court, to render a decision on the fundamental constitutional issues.

“We want the courts to rule that gay men and lesbians have the same rights as everyone else under the Constitution,” he said.

via Lawyers Urge Court To Rely On Prop 8 Trial Facts – CBS News.

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