A U.S. Supreme Court debate over cameras loomed large, but trial continued Wednesday in San Francisco over California’s same-sex marriage ban. And in a few key exchanges, lawyers defending Proposition 8 revealed how they will counteract accusations that the “yes” campaign was motivated by bias against gays.

On cross-examination, Cooper & Kirk partner David Thompson asked Yale University professor George Chauncey about President Barack Obama’s opposition to same-sex marriage.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Advance® Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]