26 May 2009

strauss v horton .pdf

click here to download 185 page opinion [495 kb]
or california supreme court link here

supreme court of california upholds proposition 8 banning same-sex marriage in california

associated press excerpt:
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The California Supreme Court has upheld a voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage, but it also decided that the estimated 18,000 gay couples who tied the knot before the law took effect will stay wed. ~ read more