On June 24, 2009, following the California Supreme Court ruling on Strauss v. Horton, David_BoiesDavid Boies joined former Solicitor General Theodore Olson, the opposing attorney in Bush v. Gore, in the lawsuit Perry v. Schwarzenegger  seeking to overturn the state of California’s Proposition 8 ban on gay marriage.

 

 

 

Ted_OlsonBoies and Olson discuss why they joined efforts in this case in their new book, Redeeming the Dream.