Prop 8 Challengers Take Aim At Va. Gay Marriage Ban

Law360, Los Angeles (September 30, 2013, 10:56 PM EDT) -- The American Foundation for Equal Rights, which brought about the downfall of California's Proposition 8, on Monday said it had joined the federal constitutional challenge to Virginia's ban on gay marriage. 

AFER's legal team, headed by David Boies of Boies Schiller & Flexner LLP and Theodore B. Olson of Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP, accepted an invitation by plaintiffs' counsel to join the case of Bostic v. Rainey. 

The plaintiffs in the case — two same-sex couples — alleged in a complaint filed in July in...
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