APA filed "friend of the court" briefs in both the same-sex marriage cases decided by the court – Hollingsworth v. Perry, which challenged California ... and the Federal Marriage Amendment, and filed amicus briefs supporting same-sex marriage in.
Seventy of the 73 cases, or nearly 96 percent, that received full plenary review attracted at least one amicus brief at the merits stage. The proportion has been on a steady upswing for decades. Leading the pack was Hollingsworth v. Perry, the case.
received from counsel for respondents Perry, Stier, Katami, and Zarillo. Aug 3 2012 Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for petitioners Hollingsworth, Knight, Gutierrez.
In the tradition of Melissa Harris-Perry, I'm writing my own letter to Progressives in the Democratic Party: Good afternoon and Dear Progressives: You don't really hear me. You aren't seeing me.
Following the ruling, an appeal was immediately filed with the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. APA filed an amicus brief, along with the California Psychological Association, the American Psychiatric Association and the American Association for Marriage.
Windsor and Hollingsworth v. Perry, each decided by the Supreme Court on June 26, the last day of its Term. One team of lawyers, led by Chris Handman (partner, Washington, D.C.) and Dom Perella (associate, Washington, D.C.), drafted an amicus brief on.
Amicus briefs filed with the U.S. Supreme Court ... The "friend of the court" briefs were filed in the cases of Hollingsworth v. Perry, which challenges California's Proposition 8, and U.S. v. Windsor, which challenges the federal Defense of Marriage.
With the case now before the U.S. Supreme Court, the Cato Institute has joined the Constitutional Accountability Center on an amicus brief that focuses on supporting marriage equality under the Equal Protection Clause. Our brief explains that the purpose.
The American Foundation for Equal Rights released its list of more than 80 Republicans and/or conservative figures who have signed on to an amicus brief supporting the plaintiffs in Hollingsworth v. Perry, the challenge to California’s anti-gay marriage.
This amicus brief was submitted by twenty-seven California family law professors to the Supreme Court in the case of Hollingsworth v. Perry, the litigation challenging California Proposition 8, which limits marriage to a man and a woman. The brief focuses.