KCBS Radio Talks with Steve Woolpert about US Supreme Court Hearing on Gay Marriage
On Sat. March 22, 2013, KCBS news radio correspondent Dave Padilla spoke with Saint Mary's School of Liberal Arts Dean, and politics professor, Steve Woolpert about the U.S. Supreme Court's upcoming hearing of oral arguments on the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), which defines marriage as between a man and woman, and California's Proposition 8, which prohibits gay marriage in the Golden State. Woolpert, whose academic research includes the U.S. Constitution and the U.S. Supreme Court's impact on the nation's public policy offered commentary regarding the likelihood of the justices supporting DOMA and Prop 8. Listen to the interview.