Author(s): David Boies
The riviting inside story of the Supreme Court's landmark rulings on the Defense of Marriage Act and Proposition 8, by the two lawyers who argued the landmark case. On 26 June 2013, the US supreme court elimanated Proposition 8, reinstating the freedom to marry for gays and lesbians in California.
Selected by "Time" magazine in 2010 as one of the 100 Most Influential People in the World, David Boies is the most prominent trial lawyer in the United States and has litigated some of the highest profile cases in recent history, including "Westmoreland v. CBS," "United States v. Microsoft," and "Bush v. Gore." Also selected as one of the 100 Most Influential People in the World by "Time" magazine in 2010, Theodore B. Olson is the premier appellate lawyer in the country. He has argued sixty cases before the United States Supreme Court, including "Bush v. Gore" and "Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission."