Proposition 8

"Day Without A Gay" Economic Calls Attention To Gay Rights

Court Favors Disclosing Anti-Gay Marriage Donors

A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday against, the National Organization for Marriage and other supporters of Proposition 8.


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Prop. 8 Players Join Bid To Repeal Transgender Law

An effort to overturn a new law allowing transgender students to choose which school restrooms they use and whether to play boys or girls sports got a boost Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/20/2013

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San Diego County Clerk Seeks End To Gay Marriages

The San Diego County clerk has asked the state Supreme Court to stop gay marriages.


The 9th Circuit Court announced Friday that same-sex marriages in California can start "immediately." (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Same-Sex Marriage Opponents Want Calif. Supreme Court To Stop Gay Weddings

Opponents of same-sex marriage say they are asking the California Supreme Court to order county clerks to deny marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/12/2013

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Porn Industry Connects Gay Marriage To Condom Law

The adult film industry is citing a U.S. Supreme Court ruling on gay marriage in an effort to muzzle its main opponent in the legal battle to keep condoms off of its actors.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/28/2013

Jenni Chang (L) and Lisa Dazols (R) look on as celebrations ensue in the Castro neighborhood of San Francisco, California, June 26, 2012, after the US Supreme Court struck down The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), and declared that same-sex couples who are legally married deserve equal rights to the benefits under federal law that go to all other married couples.  In another ruling, the Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriages to resume in California as the justices, in a procedural ruling, turned away the defenders of Proposition 8. (credit: Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

Vows Wait But Gay Couples Cheer High Court Rulings

Backed by rainbow flags and confetti, thousands celebrated in California’s streets after U.S. Supreme Court rulings brought major advances for gay marriage proponents in the state and across the country.


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Court Grounds Packed On First Day Of Gay Marriage Case

They mostly kept their distance, these supporters and opponents of gay marriage, as they massed Tuesday in front of the Supreme Court to proclaim with signs and slogans their conflicting views about the cutting-edge question before the justices.


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Spectators Camp Out For A Chance To Watch Supreme Court Hearing On Same-Sex Marriage

Spectators camped out outside the U.S. Supreme Court Monday night for a chance to witness two days of arguments in the showdown over same-sex marriage.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/25/2013

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Chief Justice Roberts’ Gay Cousin To Attend Prop 8 Argument Tuesday

A woman from California says she and her lesbian partner will attend the gay marriage argument at the Supreme Court, courtesy of her cousin, Chief Justice John Roberts.


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Burbank Couple Prepares For Supreme Court’s Landmark Ruling On Same-Sex Marriage

The Burbank same-sex couple who started the legal fight for marriage equality is preparing for the U.S. Supreme Court to announce its ruling on the constitutionality of Proposition 8, California’s gay marriage ban.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/22/2013

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Obama Expected To Ask Supreme Court To Strike Down Calif.’s Gay Marriage Ban

The Obama administration on Thursday is widely expected to urge the Supreme Court to strike down California’s ban on gay marriage, a case that could have sweeping implications for the right of same-sex couples to wed.


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Gay Marriage Ban Backers Seek Supreme Court Review

Backers of California’s ban on same-sex marriages asked the U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday to overrule a federal appeals court that struck down the measure as unconstitutional, a move that means the bitter, four-year court fight over Proposition 8 could soon be resolved.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/31/2012

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Court Refuses To Grant Appeal Hearing To Proposition 8 Supporters

A federal appeals court announced Tuesday that it will not grant an appeal hearing to supporters of Proposition 8.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/05/2012

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Prop 8 Backers Say They Will Likely Take Their Case To Supreme Court

Hundreds of jubilant supporters of same sex marriage marched through West Hollywood Tuesday in celebration of the Federal Appeals Court decision that Proposition 8 is unconstitutional because it violates the rights of gays and lesbians.


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Appeals Court Says Proposition 8 Is Unconstitutional

A key ruling on Proposition 8, which prohibits same sex marriage in California, was handed down Tuesday morning.