That Time the Watergate Prosecutor Argued the Case for Job Discrimination Against Gays


McDermott lawyers used documents obtained through Freedom of Information Act lawsuits to work with the Mattachine Society of Washington and draft an amicus brief in the Supreme Court’s Obergefell v. Hodges case regarding same-sex marriage. The brief reflects a basic position of the Obama administration, that same-sex marriage bans reflect unconstitutional discrimination that was sanctioned by high-level government officials for years. Read the full article