Nan Hunter is Professor of Law at Georgetown University Law Center and Associate Dean for Graduate Programs. She also consults with the Williams Institute at UCLA as its Legal Scholarship Director. She co-authored the law school casebook Sexuality, Gender and the Law, now in its third edition, and has published dozens of law review articles in both sexuality and gender law and health law. During the Clinton Administration, she served as Deputy General Counsel at the US Department of Health and Human Services. Her awards include the Pioneer of Courage award from the American Foundation for AIDS Research and the first Dan Bradley award from the National LGBT Bar Association. She blogs at www.hunterofjustice.com.
Gay rights advocates were hoping that the Court would issue a broad ruling, but the justices seem most concerned with issues of standing.