Perry et al v. Schwarzenegger et al
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You can download the Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law in Perry and access the referenced videos and documents used in evidence, too.
8/4/10: Prop 8 Ruling Final: Download the PDF from Scribd
“Proposition 8 fails to advance any rational basis in singling out gay men and lesbians for denial of a marriage license. Indeed, the evidence shows Proposition 8 does nothing more than enshrine in the California Constitution the notion that opposite-sex couples are superior to same-sex couples. Because California has no interest in discriminating against gay men and lesbians, and because Proposition 8 prevents California from fulfilling its constitutional obligation to provide marriages on an equal basis, the court concludes that Proposition 8 is unconstitutional.”
So there you have it.
8/5/10: Keith Olbermann – Prop 8 Overturned
8/8/10: Ted Olson Interview With Fox News Sunday’s Chris Wallace
The motion to stay is denied! Same-sex couples can marry in California!
“Chief U.S. District Judge Vaughn Walker lifted the stay against same-sex marriages this morning, guaranteeing a second ‘Summer of Love’ across California beginning August 18, 2010.”