Margaret Russell

Bay Area Law Professors Predict High Court Will Invalidate Prop. 8, DOMATwo Bay Area constitutional law professors predicted the U.S. Supreme Court will invalidate Proposition 8 and a key section of the federal Defense of Marriage Act. But they expect the rulings to be narrow, limited or splintered.
Bay Area Elected Officials Hail Supreme Court Ruling On Affordable Care ActBay Area elected officials are responding enthusiastically to Thursday’s historic Supreme Court ruling upholding most of the federal Affordable Care Act.
California Officials: Bring On Health Care ReformThe decision, health and insurance officials say, perfectly positions California to add 6 million residents to the ranks of the insured by a 2014 deadline.