We have a Constitution override the will of the people when it discriminates, lawyer Olson tells the antigay activist.
Antigay leader Tony Perkins calls same-sex marriage the 'evil bidding' of courts; Ted Olson counters as a strong voice for equality.
Those inside the federal courthouse for the Fourth District Court of Appeals today report that two of three judges appeared ready to strike down Virginia's constitutional ban on same-sex marriage.
Not only will Attorney General Mark Herring not defend the ban, he's joined the plaintiffs who are suing to overturn the law.
Ted Olson and David Boies, the bipartisan legal team that successfully argued against California's Proposition 8 at the Supreme Court, have signed on to a federal challenge to Virginia's ban on marriage equality.