Why We’re Still Playing Hide the Salami With Referendum 71’s Signatories

Until he can hear arguments about releasing the names of Referendum 71’s backers, federal Judge Benjamin Settle will keep in place a restraining order requested by Protect Marriage Washington to keep the names off the books. The Supreme Court ruled in June the release of the names wouldn’t violate the signatories’ constitutional rights, but if PMW can prove they would face imminent harm, Settle could permanently seal them.