Gerry Weber
Law Offices
Significant Cases Litigated
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Disability Rights
Freedom of Expression
Gay/Lesbian Rights
Hadaway v. Fowler, No. 07-CV-0105 (Wilkinson Superior Court 2007) (habeas action enforcing adoption by lesbian adoptive mother)

PRIDE v. White Cty., 2006 WL 1991990 (N.D. Ga. 2006) (finding that exclusion of Gay/Straight support club violates Equal Access Act)

O'Kelley v. Cox, 278 Ga. 572 (2004), 280 Ga. 732 (2006) (challenge to process for and structure of state constitutional amendment limiting rights of gay and lesbian citizens to marry or have relationships)

Gay Guardian Newspaper v. Ohoopee Regional Library System, 235 F.Supp.2d 1362 (S.D. Ga. 2003), aff'd, 2003 WL 23190855 (11th Cir. 2003) (challenge to barring of gay newspaper from free publications table)

Burns v. Burns, 252 Ga. App. 598 (2001) (recognition of Vermont Civil Union in Georgia) (amicus)

Powell v. State, 270 Ga. 327 (1998) (striking down state sodomy law under state constitution) (amicus)

Duda v. Duda, No. S96A0903 (Ga. Supreme Court 1996) (affirming judge's discretion to strike anti-gay jurors) (amicus)

Christensen v. State, 266 Ga. 464 (1996) (upholding sodomy and solicitation of sodomy statutes under state constitution's privacy and free expression protections)

Kappers v. Dekalb County Board of Health, 214 Ga. App. 117 (1994) (confinement without due process of person with TB and AIDS)

State v. Cothren, No. 91C7991 (Dekalb Superior Court 1992) (jury acquittal of ten protesters in sit-in against racist/homophobic policies of restaurant chain)

City of Atlanta v. George, (Atlanta Traffic Court 1992) (successful selective enforcement challenge to arrest of gay activists for jaywalking)

International Human Rights
Jail Conditions/Indigent Defense/Death Penalty
Open Government
Police Brutality
Race/National Origin Discrimination
Religious Freedom
Students/Juveniles Rights
Voting Rights
Women's Rights