Perry et al v. Schwarzenegger et al

Filing 329

Declaration of Kaiponanea T. Matsumura in Support of 328 Memorandum in Opposition re Motion to Intervene filed byPaul T. Katami, Kristin M. Perry, Sandra B. Stier, Jeffrey J. Zarrillo. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit B, # 3 Exhibit C, # 4 Exhibit D, # 5 Exhibit E, # 6 Exhibit F)(Related document(s) 328 ) (Olson, Theodore) (Filed on 12/30/2009)

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Perry et al v. Schwarzenegger et al Doc. 329 Case3:09-cv-02292-VRW Document329 Filed12/30/09 Page1 of 4 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 Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP GIBSON, DUNN & CRUTCHER LLP Theodore B. Olson, SBN 38137 tolson@gibsondunn.com Matthew D. McGill, pro hac vice Amir C. Tayrani, SBN 229609 1050 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 Telephone: (202) 955-8668, Facsimile: (202) 467-0539 Theodore J. Boutrous, Jr., SBN 132009 tboutrous@gibsondunn.com Christopher D. Dusseault, SBN 177557 Ethan D. Dettmer, SBN 196046 Sarah E. Piepmeier, SBN 227094 Theane Evangelis Kapur, SBN 243570 Enrique A. Monagas, SBN 239087 333 S. Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, California 90071 Telephone: (213) 229-7804, Facsimile: (213) 229-7520 BOIES, SCHILLER & FLEXNER LLP David Boies, pro hac vice dboies@bsfllp.com 333 Main Street, Armonk, New York 10504 Telephone: (914) 749-8200, Facsimile: (914) 749-8300 Jeremy M. Goldman, SBN 218888 jgoldman@bsfllp.com Theodore H. Uno, SBN 248603 1999 Harrison Street, Suite 900, Oakland, California 94612 Telephone: (510) 874-1000, Facsimile: (510) 874-1460 Attorneys for Plaintiffs KRISTIN M. PERRY, SANDRA B. STIER, PAUL T. KATAMI, and JEFFREY J. ZARRILLO UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA KRISTIN M. PERRY, et al., Plaintiffs, and CITY AND COUNTY OF SAN FRANCISCO, Plaintiff-Intervenor, v. ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER, et al., Defendants, and PROPOSITION 8 OFFICIAL PROPONENTS DENNIS HOLLINGSWORTH, et al., Defendant-Intervenors. CASE NO. 09-CV-2292 VRW DECLARATION OF KAIPONANEA T. MATSUMURA IN SUPPORT OF PLAINTIFFS' OPPOSITION TO PROPOSED INTERVENORS' MOTION TO INTERVENE 09-CV-2292 VRW DECLARATION OF KAIPONANEA T. MATSUMURA IN SUPPORT OF PLAINTIFFS' OPPOSITION TO PROPOSED INTERVENORS' MOTION TO INTERVENE Dockets.Justia.com Case3:09-cv-02292-VRW Document329 Filed12/30/09 Page2 of 4 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 Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP I, Kaiponanea T. Matsumura, declare as follows: 1. I am an attorney licensed to practice law in the State of California and in the Northern District of California. I am an associate in the law firm of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, counsel of record for Plaintiffs Kristin M. Perry, Sandra B. Stier, Paul T. Katami, and Jeffrey J. Zarrillo in the above-captioned matter. I make this declaration in support of Plaintiffs' Opposition to Proposed Intervenors' Motion to Intervene. The information below is stated on personal knowledge and if called as a witness, I could and would testify competently thereto. 2. Attached hereto as Exhibit A is a true and correct copy of Linda Deutsch (for the Associated Press), Lawsuit Seeks Federal Ruling on Gay Marriage, S.D. UNION TRIB., May 26, 2009, available at http://www.signonsandiego.com/news/2009/may/26/ca-gay-marriage-federal-052609/. 3. Attached hereto as Exhibit B is a true and correct copy of Lisa Leff (for the Associated Press), Calif. AG, Gov Oppose Suspending Gay Marriage Ban, S.D. UNION TRIB., June 12, 2009, available at http://www.signonsandiego.com/news/2009/jun/12/ca-gay-marriage-calif061209/. 4. Attached hereto as Exhibit C is a true and correct copy of Maura Dolan & Carol J. Williams, Brown Again Says Prop. 8 Should be Struck Down, L.A. TIMES, June 13, 2009, as retrieved from www.lexis.com. 5. Attached hereto as Exhibit D is a true and correct copy of News, U.S. District Court Grants Intervenor Status to Prop. 8 Proponents in Case Challenging Law's Validity (July 1, 2009), available at http://www.protectmarriage.com/article/u-s-district-court-grants-intervenor-status-toprop-8-proponents-in-case-challenging-law-s-validity. 6. Attached hereto as Exhibit E is a true and correct copy of Protect Marriage, Endorsements, recovered by the Internet Archive Way Back Machine, available at http://web.archive.org/web/20080821225712/http://protectmarriage.com/endorsements. 7. Attached hereto as Exhibit F is a true and correct copy of Schubert Flint's Responses and Objections to Plaintiffs' Subpoena to Produce Documents, Information, or Objects or to Permit Inspection of Premises, dated October 7, 2009, and signed by Robert H. Tyler and Jennifer L. Monk, Advocates for Faith and Freedom. 2 09-CV-2292 VRW DECLARATION OF KAIPONANEA T. MATSUMURA IN SUPPORT OF PLAINTIFFS' OPPOSITION TO PROPOSED INTERVENORS' MOTION TO INTERVENE Case3:09-cv-02292-VRW Document329 Filed12/30/09 Page3 of 4 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 Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP I declare, under penalty of perjury under the laws of the United States, that these facts are true and correct and that this Declaration is executed this 30th day of December, 2009, at San Francisco, California. /s/ Kaiponanea T. Matsumura Kaiponanea T. Matsumura 3 09-CV-2292 VRW DECLARATION OF KAIPONANEA T. MATSUMURA IN SUPPORT OF PLAINTIFFS' OPPOSITION TO PROPOSED INTERVENORS' MOTION TO INTERVENE Case3:09-cv-02292-VRW Document329 Filed12/30/09 Page4 of 4 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 Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP ATTESTATION PURSUANT TO GENERAL ORDER NO. 45 Pursuant to General Order No. 45 of the Northern District of California, I attest that concurrence in the filing of the document has been obtained from each of the other signatories to this document. /s/ Theodore B. Olson Theodore B. Olson 4 09-CV-2292 VRW DECLARATION OF KAIPONANEA T. MATSUMURA IN SUPPORT OF PLAINTIFFS' OPPOSITION TO PROPOSED INTERVENORS' MOTION TO INTERVENE