Scouting’s Suicide

New York Post | Published on February 1, 2013

By Edward Whelan

The Boy Scouts’ proposed revision to their policy on gays is incoherent and unworkable and would threaten ruin for lots of troops and scoutmasters.

EPPC’s Supreme Court Amicus Brief in Proposition 8 Marriage Case

United States Supreme Court | Published on January 29, 2013

By Edward Whelan

EPPC President Ed Whelan’s amicus brief in defense of California’s Proposition 8 documents the egregious misconduct by lower-court judges in the case.

Federalism and Marriage

National Review | Published on December 31, 2012

By Edward Whelan

The Supreme Court should set right the relationship between marriage and federalism by ruling that both the federal Defense of Marriage Act and California’s Proposition 8 are constitutionally sound.

Marriage at Stake

National Catholic Register | Published on December 12, 2012

By Edward Whelan

The future of marriage is at stake in the new cases before the Supreme Court. And so, ultimately, are the rights of faithful Catholics to participate fully in public life.

The Basics on the DOMA Case

National Review Online | Published on December 10, 2012

By Edward Whelan

The Supreme Court ought to hold that the Defense of Marriage Act is constitutionally permissible—and it can't coherently invalidate DOMA without inventing a constitutional right to same-sex marriage.