Keynote Speaker Theodore Olson in the News

Theodore Olson, keynote speaker of the 2013 Annual Meeting, has been mentioned often in the news over the last few weeks, specifically in relation to his efforts leading the arguments against Proposition 8, otherwise known as Hollingsworth v. Perry .

Here are just a few examples:

1) HBO has announced that it was producing a documentary based on the court battle to overturn Proposition 8, featuring Olson and co-lead counsel David Boies. It is expected to premiere sometime next year on HBO. For more, click here.

2) Olson also issued a statement last week against supporters of the California gay marriage ban who called on the state Supreme Court to stop same-sex weddings. See more here.

3) On twitter, we ran into a sketch of Olson speaking before the SJC on Prop 8:










4) Olson also wrote a tribute on SCOTUS blog to retiring Clerk of the Supreme Court of the United States William K. Suter. Click here to read.

5) Olson will face off against Paul Clement, his successor as Solicitor General under President George W. Bush, in the sports betting case in New Jersey. Olson will be representing the State of New Jersey. For more info, click here.

For more on Annual Meeting, or Mr. Olson, click here.