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APPELLANTS’ BRIEF

APPELLANTS’ BRIEF

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 No. 14-50196
 In the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
 _____________
 
Cleopatra DeLeon; Nicole Dimetman; Victor Holmes; Mark Phariss,
 Plaintiffs-Appellee
, v.
Rick Perry, In His Official Capacity as Goernor of the !tate of "e#as; Gre$ %&&ott, In His Official Capacity as "e#as %ttorney General; Dai' Lakey, In His Official Capacity %s Commissioner Of "he Department Of !tate Health !erices,
 Defendants-Appellants 
.  _____________ On Appeal from the United States istri!t "o#rt for the $estern istri!t of %e&as, San Antonio ivision "ase No. 5'1(-!v-9)*  _____________
APPELLANTS’ BRIEF
  _____________
Gre$ %&&ott
Attorne+ eneral of %e&as
Daniel "( Ho'$e
irst Assistant Attorne+ eneral
Office of the %ttorney General
.O. /o& 1*54) " 0592 A#stin, %e&as 3)311-*54) 51*2 9(6-1300
 )onathan *( Mitchell
Soli!itor eneral
+yle D( Hi$hfl -eth +lsmann Michael P( Mrphy
Assistant Soli!itors eneral
Counsel for Defendants-Appellants
Case: 14-50196 Document: 00512714288 Page: 1 Date Filed: 07/28/2014
 
 
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Certificate of Interested Persons
 
"o#nsel of re!ord !ertifies that the folloin persons and entities as des!ried in the fo#rth senten!e of ifth "ir!#it 7#le *).*.1 have an interest in the o#t!ome of this !ase. %hese representations are made in order that the 8#des of this "o#rt ma+ eval#ate possile dis#alifi!ation or re!#sal.
Plaintiffs Plaintiffs’ Counsel
 
"leopatra e:eon
 
Ni!ole imetman
 
;i!tor <olmes
 
ar= hariss /arr+ Alan "hasnoff  >essi!a . $eisel i!hael . "oole+ aniel !Neel >r. :ane atthe ?din eppin Andre orest Neman
%kin Gmp !trass Haer . *el' LLP
 
Defendants Defendants’ Counsel
 
7i!= err+
 
re Aott
 
avid :a=e+ onathan . it!hell @+le . <ihf#l /eth @l#smann i!hael . #rph+
Office of the %ttorney General
s >onathan . it!hell
 )onathan *( Mitchell
 
Counsel for Defendants-Appellants 
 
Case: 14-50196 Document: 00512714288 Page: 2 Date Filed: 07/28/2014
 
 
ii
Statement Regarding Oral Argument
%he State respe!tf#ll+ s#mits that these !onstit#tional !hallenes to %e&asBs marriae las are s#ffi!ientl+ important to arrant oral ar#ment.
Case: 14-50196 Document: 00512714288 Page: 3 Date Filed: 07/28/2014

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