Faculty in the News: Professors Discuss Supreme Court’s DOMA and Prop 8 Decisions
This week, for the first time, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on cases addressing equality in marriage rights for same-sex couples. Professors Jeffrey Rosen and Jonathan Turley, and Associate Dean Alan Morrison, provide their thoughts and insights to the nation's top media outlets.
The New Republic . June 26, 2013
Professor Jeffrey Rosen debates former U.S. Court of Appeals Judge Michael McConnell on the Supreme Court's rulings on DOMA and Proposition 8.
USA TODAY . June 26, 2013
Professor Jonathan Turley is interviewed on how Wednesday's Supreme Court's decisions change the "political dynamic" in Congress.
Fox 5 News . June 26, 2013
Associate Dean Alan Morrison is interviewed on Fox News, discussing the legal implications and basis of the Supreme Court's rulings.
JonathanTurley.org . June 26, 2013
Professor Jonathan Turley writes on the scope of the DOMA ruling and highlights quotes from both the majority and dissenting opinions.
The Diane Rehm Show . June 26, 2013
Professor Jeffrey Rosen speaks to WAMU's Diane Rehm about what the Supreme Court's rulings on DOMA and Proposition 8 mean for the nation, and analyzes the breakdown of votes by the Justices.
BBC World News . June 26, 2013
Professor Jonathan Turley is interviewed about the scope of the Supreme Court decision on DOMA and how Justice Kennedy played a part in shaping the ruling.
Click here to read past commentary from our faculty as these cases moved through the Supreme Court.