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
John Geddes Lawrence, Tyrone Garner, Paul Brest, Thomas C. Grey, William B. Rubenstein, Pamela S. Karlan, United States. Supreme Court, Stanford University. Supreme Court Litigation Clinic
Wilson-Epes Printing, 2003 - Social Science - 37 pages
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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