John M. Becker

Olson Calls Shenanigans On Marriage Equality Opponents

Filed By John M. Becker | July 13, 2013 4:00 PM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: California, gay marriage, marriage equality, Prop 8, Prop. 8, same-sex marriage, Ted Olson

"[The Prop. 8] proponents' latest effort to stop loving couples from marrying in California is a desperate and frivolous act."

-- Ted Olson, co-counsel in the Hollingsworth v. Perry case, speaking about a last-ditch attempt by proponents of marriage discrimination to stop same-sex weddings in California after the Supreme Court struck down Proposition 8 last month. He called the move "utterly baseless."

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