Virginia’s Cert Petition in the Marriage Equality Case

Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring filed a petition for certiorari in the Supreme Court on August 8 on behalf of Virginia State Registrar Janet M. Rainey, a named defendant in Bostic v. Rainey, one of the two challenges to Virginia’s same-sex marriage ban decided by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit on July 28.  (The other, Harris v. Rainey, was joined for decision at the requestof the plaintiffs, after the district court … <Read More>