Tag: Ted Olson

NFL bans anti-gay discrimination

David Boies The new National Football League players’ contract bans discrimination based on sexual orientation. And no one noticed. In the NFL’s rush to save the season, a nondiscrimination clause was slipped into...

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Oral arguments ‘promising’ in Prop 8 case

Judges grill attorneys from both sides on issue of standing, merits of federal case challenging California’s same-sex marriage ban Lisa Keen |  Keen News Service SAN FRANCISCO — Famed attorney Ted Olson told a 9th Circuit...

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Appeals court grants stay of Prop 8 ruling

LISA KEEN  |  Keen News Service A three-judge panel of the 9th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals issued an order Monday granting Yes on 8’s request for a stay of Judge Vaughn Walker’s ruling that Proposition 8 is unconstitutional....

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