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Proposition 8 (California, 2010)

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  • Supreme Court halts Utah gay marriages, signaling cautious approach

    Supreme Court halts Utah gay marriages, signaling cautious approach
    WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ordered a halt to same-sex marriages in Utah on Monday, sending a go-slow signal as it suspended a federal district judge's decision that gays and lesbians have a constitutional right to marry. The terse order came...
  • Recork the champagne for gay marriage in Utah

    After a federal district judge in Utah struck down the state’s ban on same-sex marriage and refused to stay his ruling, the state asked the U.S. Supreme Court to put the decision on hold. The court obliged. This shouldn’t come as a surprise....
  • Utah's on-again, off-again gay marriages: This is no way to make laws

    If you’re a gay couple who got married in Utah recently, you aren’t really married. Or, to put it another way: If you’re a gay couple who got married in Utah recently, you are really married. Confused? Me too. Utah’s bouncing...
  • Transgender students 'just looking for their place in the world'

    Transgender students 'just looking for their place in the world'
    Transgender activist Eli Erlick, 18, was on the phone from her home in the small Mendocino County town of Willits and I could not resist asking her to respond to something uttered recently on the radio by James Dobson, founder of the conservative...
  • Chances of reviving Prop. 8 appear dim after court rejects latest bid

    Chances of reviving Prop. 8 appear dim after court rejects latest bid
    The California Supreme Court's decision this week to reject an attempt to revive Proposition 8 does not bar future attempts to stop gay marriages, but the chance of any new bid succeeding appears dim. The state high court's action Wednesday ended the...
  • California Supreme Court rejects bid to revive Prop. 8

    California Supreme Court rejects bid to revive Prop. 8
    SAN FRANCISCO --  The California Supreme Court refused Wednesday to revive Proposition 8, ending the last remaining legal challenge to same-sex marriage in the state. Meeting in closed session, the state high court rejected arguments  by...
  • Prop. 8 backers behind effort to repeal transgender law

    Prop. 8 backers behind effort to repeal transgender law
    SAN FRANCISCO--The National  Organization for Marriage, which backed Proposition 8’s now defunct ban on same-sex marriage, announced Friday that it would work to repeal a new California law that permits  transgender students to use bathrooms that...
  • San Diego GOP power brokers map out comeback after Filner debacle

    SAN DIEGO — Republican Party leaders and their allies in the business community did not like it when a Democrat was elected mayor last November. Still shaken by the chaotic nine months of Bob Filner's tenure, including his feud with the tourism...
  • Boycotting Barilla pasta for anti-gay remarks? A couple of suggestions

    Boycotting Barilla pasta for anti-gay remarks? A couple of suggestions
    Gay rights activists have launched a boycott against Barilla after the CEO of the pasta behemoth said he would not use a gay couple in the company’s ads. Guido Barilla’s reasoning: Gays don’t fit in with the image of a “classic...
  • Archbishop Thomas Wenski

    Archbishop Thomas Wenski
    Last week: The extraordinary call of Pope Francis for prayer and fasting to avert the folly of U.S. military intervention in Syria. He called for a political — not a military solution to the humanitarian crisis that is Syria today, with two...
  • Liza Minnelli silenced, but for a good reason

    "Journalists ... know perfectly well that it is almost impossible to consider their activities for any period of time without laughing out loud." -- Alexander Cockburn LIZA MINNELLI is the latest big star to step forward and support the NOH8 Campaign....
  • Prop. 8 legal team joins fight against Virginia's gay marriage ban

    Prop. 8 legal team joins fight against Virginia's gay marriage ban
    SAN FRANCISCO -- A Los Angeles-based gay rights group that launched the federal challenge of Proposition 8 has hired high-powered attorneys Theodore B. Olson and David Boies to challenge Virginia’s ban on same-sex marriage. The American Foundation...