John Geddes Lawrence and Tyrone Garner, petitioners, v. Texas, respondent: on writ of certiorari to the Texas Court of Appeals Fourteenth District : brief of amici curiae constitutional law professors Bruce A. Ackerman, Jack M. Balkin, Derrick A. Bell, Jr., Paul Brest, Evan Caminker, Erwin Chemerinsky, David D. Cole, David B. Cruz, Thomas C. Grey, Pamela S. Karlan, Kenneth L. Karst, Andrew Koppelman, Sanford Levinson, Frank Michelman, Willima B. Rubenstein, Steven H. Shiffrin, Geoffrey R. Stone, and Kenji Yoshino in support of petitioners, Issues 2-102

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Wilson-Epes Printing, 2003 - Social Science - 37 pages
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Argues that a Texas law classifying consensual, adult homosexual intercourse as illegal sodomy violated the privacy and liberty of adults to engage in private intimate conduct under the 14th amendment.

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INTEREST OF AMICI CURIAE
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A This Court Has Been More Likely to Find
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Section 21 06 Undermines the Parental
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