President George W. Bush's first Solicitor General, Ted Olson, is teaming up with a former rival in the famous Bush v. Gore Supreme Court case to take on bans against gay marriage.Joining up with David Boies, he'll be attempting to overturn Proposition 8, which banned gay marriage.From a story in the New York Daily News: The legal eagles who fought on opposite sides in Bush v. Gore want to walk down the aisle together in federal court to overturn California's ban on gay marriage.Theodore...Read Full Story
Looking through the archives at CNN, I found one of the articles about Ted Olson's wife during the 9/11 attacks.
Linked from http://archives.cnn.com/2001/US/09/11/pentagon.olson/
Barbara Olson, a conservative commentator and attorney, alerted her husband, Solicitor General Ted Olson, that the plane she was on was being hijacked Tuesday morning, Ted Olson told CNN.
A short time later the plane crashed into the Pentagon. Barbara Olson is presumed to have died in the crash.
Her husband...Read Full Story
Ted Olson news. Former Solicitor General Ted Olson has been considered as an attorney-general nominee. His wife was on one of the hijacked planes during the 9/11 attacks.