Perry et al v. Schwarzenegger et al

Filing 303

Declaration of Peter A. Patterson in Support of 302 Memorandum in Opposition, filed byMartin F. Gutierrez, Dennis Hollingsworth, Mark A. Jansson, Gail J. Knight, ProtectMarriage.com - Yes on 8, A Project of California Renewal, Hak-Shing William Tam. (Related document(s) 302 ) (Cooper, Charles) (Filed on 12/11/2009)

Perry et al v. Schwarzenegger et al Doc. 303 Case3:09-cv-02292-VRW Document303 Filed12/11/09 Page1 of 3 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 COOPER AND KIRK, PLLC Charles J. Cooper (DC Bar No. 248070)* ccooper@cooperkirk.com David H. Thompson (DC Bar No. 450503)* dthompson@cooperkirk.com Howard C. Nielson, Jr. (DC Bar No. 473018)* hnielson@cooperkirk.com Nicole J. Moss (DC Bar No. 472424)* nmoss@cooperkirk.com Peter A. Patterson (OH Bar No. 0080840)* ppatterson@cooperkirk.com 1523 New Hampshire Ave. N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 Telephone: (202) 220-9600, Facsimile: (202) 220-9601 LAW OFFICES OF ANDREW P. PUGNO Andrew P. Pugno (CA Bar No. 206587) andrew@pugnolaw.com 101 Parkshore Drive, Suite 100, Folsom, California 95630 Telephone: (916) 608-3065, Facsimile: (916) 608-3066 ALLIANCE DEFENSE FUND Brian W. Raum (NY Bar No. 2856102)* braum@telladf.org James A. Campbell (OH Bar No. 0081501)* jcampbell@telladf.org 15100 North 90th Street, Scottsdale, Arizona 85260 Telephone: (480) 444-0020, Facsimile: (480) 444-0028 ATTORNEYS FOR DEFENDANT-INTERVENORS DENNIS HOLLINGSWORTH, GAIL J. KNIGHT, MARTIN F. GUTIERREZ, HAK-SHING WILLIAM TAM, MARK A. JANSSON, and PROTECTMARRIAGE.COM YES ON 8, A PROJECT OF CALIFORNIA RENEWAL * Admitted pro hac vice UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA KRISTIN M. PERRY, SANDRA B. STIER, PAUL CASE NO. 09-CV-2292 VRW T. KATAMI, and JEFFREY J. ZARRILLO, Plaintiffs, CITY AND COUNTY OF SAN FRANCISCO, Plaintiff-Intervenor, v. ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER, in his official capacity as Governor of California; EDMUND G. BROWN, JR., in his official capacity as Attorney DECLARATION OF PETER A. PATTERSON IN SUPPORT OF DEFENDANT-INTERVENORS' MEMORANDUM IN OPPOSITON TO PLAINTIFFS' AND PLAINTIFFINTERVENOR'S MOTION IN LIMINE TO EXCLUDE THE EXPERT REPORTS, OPINIONS, AND TESTIMONY OF KATHERINE YOUNG, LOREN MARKS, AND DAVID BLANKENHORN Pretrial Conference DECLARATION OF PETER A. PATTERSON IN SUPPORT OF DEFENDANT-INTERVENORS' OPPOSITION TO MOTION IN LIMINE RE YOUNG, MARKS, AND BLANKENHORN CASE NO. 09-CV-2292 VRW Dockets.Justia.com Case3:09-cv-02292-VRW Document303 Filed12/11/09 Page2 of 3 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 General of California; MARK B. HORTON, in his official capacity as Director of the California Department of Public Health and State Registrar of Vital Statistics; LINETTE SCOTT, in her official capacity as Deputy Director of Health Information & Strategic Planning for the California Department of Public Health; PATRICK O'CONNELL, in his official capacity as Clerk-Recorder for the County of Alameda; and DEAN C. LOGAN, in his official capacity as Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk for the County of Los Angeles, Defendants, and PROPOSITION 8 OFFICIAL PROPONENTS DENNIS HOLLINGSWORTH, GAIL J. KNIGHT, MARTIN F. GUTIERREZ, HAKSHING WILLIAM TAM, and MARK A. JANSSON; and PROTECTMARRIAGE.COM YES ON 8, A PROJECT OF CALIFORNIA RENEWAL, Defendant-Intervenors. Date: December 16, 2009 Time: 10:00 a.m. Judge: Chief Judge Vaughn R. Walker Location: Courtroom 6, 17th Floor Trial Date: January 11, 2010 Additional Counsel for Defendant-Intervenors ALLIANCE DEFENSE FUND Timothy Chandler (CA Bar No. 234325) tchandler@telladf.org 101 Parkshore Drive, Suite 100, Folsom, California 95630 Telephone: (916) 932-2850, Facsimile: (916) 932-2851 Jordan W. Lorence (DC Bar No. 385022)* jlorence@telladf.org Austin R. Nimocks (TX Bar No. 24002695)* animocks@telladf.org 801 G Street NW, Suite 509, Washington, D.C. 20001 Telephone: (202) 393-8690, Facsimile: (202) 347-3622 * Admitted pro hac vice DECLARATION OF PETER A. PATTERSON IN SUPPORT OF DEFENDANT-INTERVENORS' OPPOSITION TO MOTION IN LIMINE RE YOUNG, MARKS, AND BLANKENHORN CASE NO. 09-CV-2292 VRW Case3:09-cv-02292-VRW Document303 Filed12/11/09 Page3 of 3 1 I, Peter A. Patterson, attorney for Defendant-Intervenors Proposition 8 Proponents Dennis Hollingsworth, Gail J. Knight, Martin F. Gutierrez, Hak-Shing William Tam, Mark A. Jansson, and proposition 2 J 8 Campaign Committee ProtectMarriage.com - Yes on 8, a Project of California 4 5 Renewal, have personal knowledge of the facts in this declaration, and if called as a witness, I could and would competently testify to these facts under oath' 6 7 8 1. Attached hereto as Exhibit A is a true and correct copy of Katherine K. Young and Paul Nathanson, "Redefining Marriage or Deconstructing Society. a Canadian Case Study." Journal oJ' Family Studies (Australia) Vol. 13 Issue 2 at l4I (i'{ovember 2007). 9 10 11 2. 3. 4. Attached hereto as Exhibit Arvind Sharma, "Hindu Marriage,"'Eeirmenism 163 (September 2006): 4-11. Attached hereto as Exhibit C is a true and correct copy of relevant excerpts from the / B is a true and correct copy of Katherine K. Young and t2 13 certified transcript of the deposition of Dr. Loren Marks, taken on October 20,20A9. Attached hereto as Exhibit D is a true and correct copy of relevant excerpts from the I4 15 certified transcript of the deposition of David Blankenhorn, taken on November 3,2009. I declare under the penalty of perjury under the laws of the United States that the foregoing is true and correct. t6 l7 18 19 Executed on December 11, 2009 at Cincinnati, OH 20 21 Patterson 22 ZJ 24 25 26 27 28 DECLARATION OF PETER A. PATTERSON IN SUPPORT OF DEFENDANT-INTERVENORS' OPPOSITION TO MOTION 1N LIIzIINERE YOLiNG, MARKS, AND BLANKEMIORN CASE NO. O9-CV-2292 VRW