American Foundation for Equal Rights

Metroweekly: Prop. 8 team takes on Virginia’s gay marriage ban, bringing national focus

Justin Snow of Metroweekly covers Bostic v. Rainey:

The star legal duo who took on California’s same-sex marriage ban have set their sights on a new target — and the ramifications could be just as sweeping.

Conservative attorney Ted Olson and liberal attorney David Boies, along with the American Foundation for Equal Rights (AFER), announced Monday that they have joined a case filed earlier this summer challenging Virginia’s ban on same-sex marriage and hope once again to convince the Supreme Court that same-sex couples have a constitutional right to marry.

Read the full story here.