Harvard Prof. Charles Fried on President Obama's DOMA decision


Adam Liptak, the Supreme Court reporter at the NYT, makes a surprisingly good case that Obama's decision is hard to justify, including this quote from former solicitor general in the Reagan administration and Harvard Law professor Charles Fried:

“This is an unbecoming, not to mention totally unconvincing, use of excessive ingenuity in squirming out of an unpleasant duty,” Professor Fried said. (source)