Oregon attorney general will not defend state’s gay marriage ban in court

Ellen Rosenblum does not believe the law can withstand federal constitutional challenge in lawsuit brought by four same-sex couples

Oregon attorney general will not defend state’s gay marriage ban in court
21 February 2014

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