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Judge Gives Green Light for Same-Sex Marriage in California


Society & Culture  (tags: same-sex, marriage, California, gay rights, US, Supreme Court )

Nancy
- 3147 days ago - edition.cnn.com
A federal judge ruled on Thursday to allow same-sex couples to marry in California, starting on August 18, handing another victory to supporters of gay rights in a case that both sides have said is likely to end up in the U.S. Supreme Court.



   

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Philippa P (154)
Thursday August 12, 2010, 10:39 pm
Good news! Equality at last.
 

gail dair (0)
Thursday August 12, 2010, 11:54 pm
Thanks Nancy
 

Pamylle G (458)
Friday August 13, 2010, 6:00 am
Wonderful !
 

pam w (139)
Friday August 13, 2010, 9:11 am
This WILL happen all over the country, eventually. Another hate-filled law struck down!

To all the happy couples....CONGRATULATIONS! MAZEL TOV! BON CHANCE! WHEEEEEEEE!
 

Patricia C (96)
Friday August 13, 2010, 10:13 am
Had heard, and happy for those who have been denied this right; thanks Nancy.
 

Marilyn K (50)
Friday August 13, 2010, 1:00 pm
To quote "Whoopi Goldberg", If you don't believe in same sex marriage, then don't marry some one of the same sex. It is called Live and Let Live!
 

donald Baumgartner (6)
Friday August 13, 2010, 1:20 pm
What took them so long?
 

Michael Masley (4)
Friday August 13, 2010, 2:26 pm
noted
 

Glyn P (58)
Friday August 13, 2010, 2:54 pm
Why is the media making such a big deal out of this ? Why not just leave these folks alone and WORRY ABOUT SOMETHING REALLY IMPORTANT ?
 

Glyn P (58)
Friday August 13, 2010, 2:55 pm
LIVE AND LET LIVE !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
 

Fiona Ogilvie (562)
Friday August 13, 2010, 3:16 pm
Other states can now allow gay marriage based on reciprocity.
 

Ron R (54)
Friday August 13, 2010, 3:20 pm
Good live and let live.
 

. (0)
Friday August 13, 2010, 4:50 pm
This IS trully wonderful news !
 

Claire N (0)
Friday August 13, 2010, 7:49 pm
Yeay!
 

Mary Coleman (148)
Friday August 13, 2010, 8:19 pm
I am really happy that so many people here are for gay rights!! I've been trying to post as many of these stories as possible and its actually nice to see that people are beating me to the punch! I'm really happy for this decision, because for whatever reason a lot of people in this country will take their cues from california!
 

Penelope Ryan (178)
Friday August 13, 2010, 8:32 pm
We are all equal in the eyes of GOD, nobody should have rights denied another.
 

Rose Becke (141)
Saturday August 14, 2010, 5:26 pm
About TIME
 

Bonni Fellows (24)
Sunday August 15, 2010, 7:55 am
Yay! Way to go CA!
 

Jennifer M (78)
Monday August 16, 2010, 9:41 am
Yay for Cali!!
 
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