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Ted Olsen and David Boies on Loving vs. Virginia and marriage equality [VIDEO]

Thanks to Washington Post Journalist, Jonathan Capehart, for posting this video by the American Foundation for Equal Rights in his column, Post Partisan.

The video features David Boies and Ted Olsen honoring Loving vs. Virginia as the original marriage equality case and the statement Mildred Loving made on the 40th anniversary of the Supreme Court decision for Loving vs. Virginia.

In his post, Capehart includes the longer quotation:

“As Loving said on the 40th anniversary of the Supreme Court decision, I believe all Americans, no matter their sex, no matter their sexual orientation, should have that same freedom to marry. . . . I am proud that Richard’s and my name is on a court case that can help reinforce the love, the commitment, the fairness and the family that so many people, black or white, young or old, gay or straight, seek in life. I support the freedom to marry for all. That’s what Loving, and loving, are all about.