California's Supreme Court, perhaps the most influential state tribunal in the U.S., struck down California's ban on gay marriage on Thursday, setting off a torrent of comment and political action. Foes immediately promised to launch a November ballot initiative to reverse the ruling. And while the politicians jockeyed for position, lawyers at Heller Ehrman reflected on their victory.
Calif. Ruling on Gay Marriage Sparks Joy, Outrage
May 16, 2008