On March 19, The Advocate published an op-ed by Republican Nancy Brinker, who wrote about her decision to sign a historic amicus brief in favor of marriage equality. 348 more words
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This week, more than 300 veteran Republican lawmakers, consultants, and operatives came together to sign an amicus brief at the Supreme Court in support of same-sex marriage. 305 more words
Sen. Susan Collins, Sen. Mark Kirk and Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker are among 300 Republicans who signed onto a friend of the court brief at the Supreme Court in support of gay marriage. 212 more words
300 veteran Republicans filed a friend of the court brief to the Supreme Court in support of same-sex marriage.
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To begin, if you aren’t familiar with the term amicus brief (or amicus curiae – literally “friend of the court”) like I was, it is “a document that is filed in a court by someone who is not directly related to the case under consideration. 196 more words