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Appeals Court Won’t Rehear Ken Cuccinelli’s Sodomy Law Fight

After a three-judge panel ruled against Virginia’s attorney general in a case in which the state’s sodomy law was used to prosecute a man, Cuccinelli asked the full appeals court to reconsider. They will not, and Cuccinelli’s office did not immediately respond to a request asking if they will seek Supreme Court review.

Chris Geidner is the legal editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in Washington, D.C. In 2014, Geidner won the National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association award for journalist of the year.
Contact Chris Geidner at chris.geidner@buzzfeed.com.
 
 
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