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Scott Titshaw
Scott Titshaw teaches courses on sexuality and the law and immigration practice at Mercer University School of Law. He previously practiced immigration law for 12 years, and he has written numerous articles on immigration and LGBT issues, including "Revisiting the Meaning of Marriage: Immigration for Same-Sex Spouses in a Post-Windsor World" in Vanderbilt Law Review En Banc and "The Reactionary Road to Free Love: How DOMA, State Marriage Amendments, and Social Conservatives Undermine Traditional Marriage" in the West Virginia Law Review.

Entries by Scott Titshaw

What the Supreme Court Can Learn From Ted Cruz

(0) Comments | Posted February 12, 2015 | 9:27 PM

In what appears to be a new annual tradition, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) is celebrating the week leading up to Valentine's Day by reintroducing a bill that would penalize married same-sex couples who move to his home state or any other state that does not recognize...

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Why Conservatives Should Learn to Love Gay Marriage

(9) Comments | Posted December 10, 2013 | 11:30 AM

Marriage equality may have turned the corner over the last year or so. After losing thirty-one times in state referenda, same-sex marriage was endorsed by voters in Maryland, Maine and Washington last November. This year, Rhode Island, Delaware, Minnesota, California, New Jersey, Illinois and Hawaii have joined the growing list...

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Immigration for Same-Sex Spouses in a Post-DOMA World

(76) Comments | Posted July 26, 2013 | 8:45 PM

The Supreme Court's much-anticipated decision in United States v. Windsor struck down the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) provision that had rendered same-sex marriages invisible for federal purposes, including immigration. Without DOMA, the federal validity of same-sex marriages will depend on state law, but it is not always...

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