Can’t you hear me knocking?

How important is door-to-door solicitation? Ask supporters of gay marriage. This Businessweek article describes how talking to strangers on your own doorstep can change opinions. Campaigners found that when people talked to door-to-door solicitors who were gay, “average opinion in favor of gay marriage . . . jumped by double digits . . .” The […]

Lawsuit alleges Mercer Island is violating the First Amendment

My law firm filed a Motion for a Preliminary Injunction against the City of Mercer Island today. The lawsuit alleges that the city has enacted an unconstitutional curfew that prevents plaintiff United States Mission Corporation from exercising its well-established rights to free speech and religious exercise. The brief in support of the motion is below. […]