2012 Symposium – Making Constitutional Change

Keynote Video: Rachel Maddow Interviews David Boies and Ted Olson

A complete recording of Rachel Maddow’s interview with David Boies (LL.M. ’67) and Ted Olson, the lead litigators in Perry, held as the keynote of Making Constitutional Change.

Timeline of Perry

A timeline of major events leading up to March 26, 2013, when the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in Perry.

Trial Transcripts
Links to the complete trial transcripts, with quotes from each day’s events.

Background on State Same-Sex Marriage Laws
History of same-sex marriage laws throughout the U.S.

Complaint
Complaint, Perry v. Schwarzeneggar, 704 F. Supp. 2d 291 (N.D. Cal. 2010) (No. 09-CV-2292 VRW)

District Court Decision
Perry v. Schwarzeneggar, 704 F. Supp. 2d 291 (N.D. Cal. 2010)

9th Circuit Opinion
Perry v. Brown, 671 F.3d 1052 (9th Cir. 2012)

Respondents’ Brief
Brief for Respondents Perry, Stier, Katami, and Zarrillo

Respondent’s Brief
Brief for Respondent City and County of San Francisco

Petitioners’ Brief
Brief for Petitioners, supporting Proposition 8

Supreme Court Argument Transcript
Transcript from March 26, 2013 Arguments