perry v. schwarz

Protect Marriage Stops Pushing Judge To Recuse Himself, Will Use Only Its Awful Arguments To Lose Case

Protect Marriage has dropped its attempt to push Judge Stephen Reinhardt into recusing himself from the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals’ Prop 8 trial — after Reinhardt basically ignored their request. “Our legal team is focused on the merits of our constitutional defense of Proposition 8,” says the homophobic group’s attorney Andrew Pugno. “With binding Supreme Court precedent and the will of a strong majority of Americans on our side, we are confident that Proposition 8 and the institution of marriage will ultimately prevail.”