Tag: Proposition 8

Guide to oral arguments on Prop 8, DOMA

Editor’s Note: The following is the fourth in a four-part series to prepare readers for what to expect March 26 and 27 when the U.S. Supreme Court takes up the marriage equality cases. LISA KEEN | Keen News Service Two of the...

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BREAKING: Prop 8 ruling expected Tuesday

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit is expected to rule Tuesday on the constitutionality of Proposition 8, California’s same-sex marriage ban. Below is the official announcement from the court’s public...

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Prop 8 trial continues

In the Proposition 8 trial in California on Wednesday, Ryan Kendall testified about having been forced to undergo “conversion therapy” by his parents. Kendall, 26, said his parents discovered he was gay when he was 13. They sent...

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Prop 8 trial continues in California

The mayor of San Diego Jerry Sanders, a Republican, testified in the Proposition 8 trial in California on Tuesday. He talked about his conversion from marriage equality opponent to proponent. Sanders’ daughter is a lesbian....

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Legal strategies in the Prop 8 trial

Ted Olson In the third day of testimony in the Proposition 8 trial in San Francisco, attorney Ted Olson argued that animosity against gays and lesbians was a driving factor in the law. The Supreme Court has ruled that animus...

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