Court Ruling, June 26, 2003
I was very blessed to have been present at the Press Conference in Houston announcing
the victory, and also at the Rally that same day, and I recorded both events with my
mini-disc recorder. So, I'm honored to share them with you, as well as some photos
taken at the Rally and at the Pride Parade on June 28th.
At the Rally, above Houston City Council Person Annise Parker at the podium. Second shot, seated behind her some of the other speakers, from left, Dr. Clark Chamberlain, Sue Null, Sue Lovell, Debra Danburg, Tyron Garner, John Lawrence. Standing behind them, John Nechman, Garnett Coleman, Mitchell Katine. In photo at right, group to the right is comprised of Linda Morales, Clarence Bagby, Anise Parker, Janine Brunjes, Brian Chase and Deborah Bell.
Mitchell Katine at the podium,
Tyron Garner, John Lawrence and Mitchell Katine at the Press Conference
Press Conference, 1:30 pm
The Rally, 5pm
Note: Mitchell Katine introduces
Click to stream the sound files
Above right Mitchell introduces Tyron and John to the Rally. Below, part of Rally crowd.
All photos above by JD Doyle
Below, two days later at the Parade, JD, John Lawrence, Mitchell Katine and Tyron Garner
Below, John Lawrence and Tyron Garner in the 2004 Pride Parade
2009. A friend asked me to reflect and to tell him about some gay
Below, this is THE read on the subject, and it's fascinating
"Flagrant Conduct" by Dale Carpenter
I'm very pleased that in the paperback edition Dale acknowledged
repeating the photo above to show a very cool comparsion shot done
by a friend of mine,
On the 3rd Anniversary ran an excellent article on the decision