Inside K&S's DOMA debacle

King & Spalding’s D.C. office managing partner is providing the firm’s first explanation to the public of how it came to defend DOMA, only to withdraw 11 days later. Meanwhile, another King & Spalding lawyer says, "The firm did not back out. We never agreed to take it." Also see: The Careerist: How King & Spalding Can Clean Up Its PR Mess