AFJ’s Conversation with Jeffrey Toobin took place on Dec. 6, 2012 — the night before the U.S. Supreme Court decided to hear cases concerning the so-called Defense of Marriage Act and California’s Proposition 8. In this excerpt, the panelists discuss those cases and how the Court might rule.

Panelists:
Nan Aron, president, Alliance for Justice
Jeffrey Toobin, author “The Oath: The Obama White House and the Supreme Court”
Emily Bazelon, senior editor, “Slate”
Prof. Kenji Yoshino, New York University School of Law