Publication Date

March 9, 2015

Perspectives Section

Perspectives Daily

Post Type

Amicus Briefs


  • United States



The Council of the American Historical Association signed onto an amicus curiae brief received from AHA member Nancy Cott (Harvard Univ.) in the case of Obergefell, et. al. v. Beshear, Gov. of Kentucky regarding whether states can prohibit same-sex marriage and are obliged to recognize marriages performed in other states.

The full brief is available under News and Advocacy.

Amici Curiae on Same-Sex Marriage 2015.03.06_Page_01

This post first appeared on AHA Today.

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