Calif. Supreme Court upholds Prop. 8, outlawing same-sex marriage

In a 6-1 decision announced at 10:00 a.m. today, the California Supreme Court upheld Proposition 8, a ballot initiative passed in November that outlawed same-sex marriage in the state. Here is the opinion (PDF file). Marriages performed before Nov. 4, 2008 are still valid, the court ruled.

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  1. Calif. Supreme Court upholds Prop. 8, outlawing same-sex marriage (pingback) on May 26th, 2009 @ 1:41 pm

    [...] News Sources wrote an interesting post today onHere’s a quick excerptIn a 6-1 decision announced at 10:00 a.m. today, the California Supreme Court upheld Proposition 8, a ballot initiative passed in November that outlawed same-sex marriage in the state. Here is the opinion (PDF file). Marriages performed before Nov. 4, 2008 are still valid, the court ruled. Live blog of arrests on Van Ness Ave.: SFAppeal Twitter hash tags being used are #rejectprop8 and #noprop8. Best tweet so far: “ First Adam Lambert doesn’t win American Idol, now this?! Fuckin’ breed [...]



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