After Words

After Words: Dale Carpenter, "Flagrant Conduct: The Story of Lawrence v. Texas," hosted by David Savage, Los Angeles Times

About the Program

Dale Carpenter, who submitted an amicus brief in the case of Lawrence v. Texas, tells the story of the landmark case from the arrest of John Lawrence and Tyron Garner and the players involved in their prosecution, to Justice Kennedy reading the Supreme Court's decision and the reaction of gay rights advocates nationwide.  He discusses the case that laid the foundation for same-sex marriage laws with Los Angeles Times Supreme Court reporter David Savage.

About the Authors

Dale Carpenter

Dale Carpenter is the Earl R. Larson Professor of Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Law at the University of Minnesota Law School and a former clerk of the Fifth Circuit Appellate Court Judge Edith Jones.  Mr. Carpenter authored an amicus brief in support of petitioners in Lawrence v. Texas.


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After Words: Dale Carpenter, "Flagrant Conduct: The Story of Lawrence v. Texas," hosted by David Savage, Los Angeles Times

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Past Airings

  • Sunday, April 29th at 12pm (ET)
  • Monday, April 23rd at 12am (ET)
  • Sunday, April 22nd at 9pm (ET)
  • Saturday, April 21st at 10pm (ET)
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