Questions & Answers About Marriage for Same-Sex Couples

2012 was a historic year for efforts to extend civil marriage to same-sex couples – and 2013 could bring even more significant changes. 2012 was a historic year for efforts to extend civil marriage to same-sex couples – and 2013 could bring even more significant changes. On November 6, Washington voters approved Referendum 74 to […]

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President’s Update – Week in Review

Last Wednesday was Seattle University Law School’s annual holiday party, an event that always makes me feel very connected to the community of lawyers here in Washington. Many of the faculty attended. And I had a chance to congratulate Lisa Brodoff, who with her partner Lynne, was stopping off at the Thurston County Courthouse on […]

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Gov. Dan Ford on the Board of Governors’ position on R-74

Over the past few weeks, the Board of Governors has received both positive and negative feedback to our decision to endorse R-74 on marriage equality regardless of sexual preference. Since 2008, the Board has had a policy supporting marriage equality based on the relationship among civil marriage, the administration of justice, and the practice of […]

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