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  • 1.APA Amicus Briefs in Alphabetical Order
    Listing of the amicus briefs in alphabetical order, including topics such as sexual orientation, gays in the military, abortion and confidentiality.
    Amicus Brief
  • 2.APA Amicus Briefs by Year
    Listing in reverse chronological order of APA amicus briefs, on subjects such as sexual orientation, psychotherapist-patient privilege and the death penalty. Each of the titles links to a one-page summary.
    Amicus Brief
  • 3.The Supreme Court takes a new look at marriage
    The U.S. Supreme Court has heard oral argument in two marriage cases involving same-sex couples: Windsor v. United States and Hollingsworth v. Perry.
    Magazine Article - Monitor on Psychology (May 2013)
  • 4.APA offers expertise to the court
    APA provided key psychological evidence in three important court cases in the last year, concerning mandatory life sentences for juveniles, affirmative action and marriage equality.
    Magazine Article - Monitor on Psychology (January 2013)
  • 5.APA Praises DOMA Decision as Victory for Science, Human Dignity
    APA President Donald N. Bersoff, PhD, JD, said that the U.S. Supreme Court ruling today overturning the Defense of Marriage Act is a triumph for social science and recognition of the basic dignity of all American citizens.
    Press Release (June 2013)
  • 6.Hollingsworth v. Perry
    Addresses a challenge to Proposition 8 (or the California Marriage Protection Act) that says “only marriage between a man and a woman is valid or recognized in California.”
    Amicus Brief (February 2013)
  • 7.U.S. v. Windsor
    At challenge is the constitutionality of Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), the section that defines the term "marriage," for all federal purposes, as "a legal union between one man and one woman as husband and wife," and thus requires the federal government to disregard marriages of same-sex couples.
    Amicus Brief (March 2013)
  • 8.APA weighs in on the constitutionality of life without parole for juvenile offenders
    The U.S. Supreme Court is reviewing two cases, Miller v. Alabama and Jackson v. Hobbs, that both involve the constitutionality of life without parole sentences for juveniles convicted of homicide.
    Magazine Article - Monitor on Psychology (April 2012)
  • 9.American Psychological Association Reiterates Support for Same-Sex Marriage
    Marriage provides substantial psychological and physical health benefits due to the moral, economic and social support extended to married couples, while evidence has illustrated the harmful psychological effect of policies restricting marriage rights for same-sex couples.
    Press Release (August 2010)
  • 10.No Scientific Basis for Prohibiting Same-Sex Marriage, Key Associations Argue
    There is no valid scientific basis for denying same-sex couples the right to legal marriage, or to deprive them of considerable benefits of the institution, according to legal briefs filed with the U.S. Supreme Court by the American Psychological Association and other leading mental health associations.
    Press Release (March 2013)
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