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Calif. Court Declines To Stop Gay Marriages

The California Supreme Court is refusing to order the state to stop issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples.


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Opponents Want Calif. 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.


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Law Professor: ‘9th Circuit Acted With The Utmost Responsibility By Ending A Stay’

Less than 24-hours after same-sex weddings were back underway in California, Proposition 8 proponents filed an emergency motion Saturday to once again stop the ceremonies.


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Gay Marriage Opponents Ask Court To Intervene

Less than 24 hours after California started issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples, lawyers for the sponsors of the state’s gay marriage ban filed an emergency motion Saturday asking the U.S. Supreme Court to stop the weddings being performed in San Francisco.


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U.S. Supreme Court Hears Arguments On California Same-Sex Marriage Ban

The Supreme Court waded Tuesday into the fight over same-sex marriage at a time when public opinion is shifting rapidly in favor of permitting gay and lesbian couples to wed, but 40 states don’t allow it.


Same-sex marriage proponent Kat McGuckin of Oaklyn, New Jersey, holds a gay marriage pride flag while standing in front of the Supreme Court November 30, 2012 in Washington, DC. With the Supreme Court building draped in a photo-realistic sheet during a repair and preservation project, the justices met today to consider hearing several cases dealing with the rights of gay couples who are married, want to get married or are in domestic partnerships.  (Credit: Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Justice Suggests Supreme Court May Drop Calif. Same-Sex Marriage Case

The Supreme Court is raising the prospect that it will find a way out of the case over California’s ban on same-sex marriage without issuing a substantial ruling on whether gays have a right to marry.


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Decision To Hear Gay Marriage Postpones Same-Sex Marriage For California Couples

Same-sex marriage remains banned in California as the United Sates Supreme Court decided to rule on Prop 8, blocking same-sex marriage for now.


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Supreme Court To Hear Cases On California Same-Sex Marriages

The Supreme Court plunged into the contentious issue of gay marriage Friday when it agreed to take up California’s ban on same-sex unions and a separate dispute about federal benefits for legally married gay couples.