The following documents were obtained by GayRVA via Norfolk Attorney Mike Hamar for our audience to be able to better understand AG Mark Herring’s intentions concerning the state’s 2006 voter approved ban on same-sex marriage and his choice to not defend it.
The first document explains the state’s reasoning for changing their position in the case.
The second document details the state’s new stance, and answers the claim set forth by Bostic V Rainey.
The following letter is from Attorney General Mark Herring, which was featured in the 2016 Virginia PrideFest Pride Guide. You can read the guide in its entirety here, otherwise check out words from Herring, below: ———- If there was ever a moment for love, courage, and yes—PRIDE!—this is it! We have come so far together [...]