Rosky Interviewed by Salt Lake Tribune on Balance of LGBT Rights and Religious Freedom

Professor Cliff Rosky was quoted in the January 29, 2015 edition of The Salt Lake Tribune in a story titled, “Balancing LGBT, religious rights won’t be easy, Mormon leaders concede.” In the tug of war between religious freedom and LGBT rights, neither side will get everything it wants, two Mormon apostles said Thursday. “Neither right […]

Rosky Examines Mormon Church’s Stance On LGBT Rights

On January 29, 2015, Professor Cliff Rosky and other advocates were interview on NPR’s Morning Edition about the Mormon Church’s stance on LGBT rights. Advocates for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people celebrated when the church announced support for anti-discrimination laws. But now they are taking a closer look at the statements. Listen to the Morning […]

Rosky interviewed in Newsweek About Nondiscrimination Law

Professor Cliff Rosky was interviewed in the Jan 27, 2015 issue of Newsweek concerning the LDS Church’s support of a Utah statewide LGBT nondiscrimination law. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, commonly known as the Mormon Church, on Tuesday publicly announced its support for a statewide ban in Utah on housing and employment discrimination […]

Media Seeks Rosky’s Input about Supreme Court Decision to Rule on Same-Sex Marriage

The U.S. Supreme Court announced on Friday, January 16, 2015, that it will decide whether same-sex couples have a constitutional right to marry anywhere in the nation. Afterward, Clifford Rosky, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was interviewed by The Salt Lake Tribune and the Tampa Bay Times. […]

Rosky Quoted in Deseret News on Religious Nondiscrimination Bills In Utah Legislature

Clifford Rosky, Professor of Law at the  University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was quoted recently in a Deseret News article, “Religious  freedom, nondiscrimination bills to resurface at Utah Legislature.” Rosky was quoted about a proposed bill that would exempt clergy, government official and judges from being forced to solemnize marriages that violate their […]

Rosky Interviewed on Future of Same-Sex Marriage

Clifford Rosky, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was recently interviewed on issues surrounding same-sex marriage by KUTV 2 News and the on-line news site Gay Salt Lake. Rosky explained to the latter that, even if same-sex marriage becomes the law of the land, there will still be […]

Trib Interviews Rosky After Obama Issues Order Barring Discrimination Against Gay Workers

On July 21, after President Obama issued an executive order barring federal contractors from discriminating against LGBT workers, The Salt Lake Tribune interviewed several sources, including Senator Orrin Hatch, Utah Senate President Wayne Niederhauser, and Clifford Rosky, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law. Rosky, who is also chairman […]

Rosky Interviewed by Guardian, ABC 4 on Supreme Court and Same-Sex Marriage

Clifford Rosky, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of law, was interviewed for a July 11, 2014 story in the Guardian, “Gay marriage in the U.S.: what’s the legal status?” The article deals, in part, with whether the U.S. Supreme Court will agree to consider the constitutionality of same-sex marriage […]

Rosky Interviewed about 10th Circuit’s Decision Upholding Same-Sex Marriage

June 25, 2014–As the news spread about the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals decision striking down Utah’s ban on same-sex marriage, Clifford Rosky, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law and chairman of the board of directors Equality Utah, was a popular interview subject. Rosky was interviewed by The […]

Rosky Appointed to Utah Advisory Committee to U.S. Civil Rights Commission

Clifford Rosky, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, has been appointed to the Utah State Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. He is one of six new appointees to Utah’s 17-member advisory committee. The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights is a bipartisan, independent commission of […]