Karine Jean-Pierre
Subscribe To
The Advocate
Scroll To Top

Ted Olson

The conservative lawyer who won the case against Prop. 8 won't defend Trump in Russia investigation. 

March 21 2018 4:21 PM

We have a Constitution override the will of the people when it discriminates, lawyer Olson tells the antigay activist.

January 19 2015 3:47 PM

Antigay leader Tony Perkins calls same-sex marriage the 'evil bidding' of courts; Ted Olson counters as a strong voice for equality.

October 12 2014 2:37 PM

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.

May 13 2014 5:54 PM

Not only will Attorney General Mark Herring not defend the ban, he's joined the plaintiffs who are suing to overturn the law.

January 23 2014 12:16 PM

Person of the Year Finalists: We limited ourselves to selecting the 10 who were most influential on LGBT lives this year, and the resulting list of consequential figures represents the best of 2013.

December 16 2013 2:24 PM

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.

September 30 2013 12:48 PM