Prop 8 Attorney Lays Out SCOTUS Case on Meet the Press
By Tim Peacock
Proposition 8 attorney David Boies spoke with David Gregory on Meet the Press yesterday in laying out the case that will be presented to the Supreme Court this week. Of note, he said that:
We believe that even if you simply apply the rational basis test, there is no rational basis to justify this ban. And that’s because…there is no evidence. None. That allowing gay and lesbians to marry harms the institution of marriage or harms anyone else…The evidence is that having a loving couple that are married is great for children. Everybody agreed with that. But the evidence is that’s true whether it’s a gay couple or a straight couple. And it’s true whether it’s an adopted couple or a biological couple.
Here’s the interview: