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Gaming Out Gay Marriage's Path To The Supreme Court

Steve Sanders | Posted 08.06.2012 | Gay Voices
Steve Sanders

With rulings on gay marriage from two federal appellate courts in the past week, it is now more likely that the Supreme Court will finally grapple with the key civil rights issue of our time. We are in a stage where timing, litigation strategy, and judicial politics will all be critical.

California Gay Marriage Ban Headed To The Supreme Court

AP | LISA LEFF | Posted 08.05.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — Gay marriage took another step Tuesday on its march to the U.S. Supreme Court, when a federal appeals court that struck down Cal...

California's Gay Marriage Ban Headed For The Supreme Court

Reuters | Peter Henderson and Dan Levine | Posted 08.05.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO, June 5 (Reuters) - The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals cleared the way on Tuesday for the U.S. Supreme Court to consider California's...

The Top 10 Questions On The Next Steps In The Prop 8 Trial

Adam Bink | Posted 04.10.2012 | Gay Voices
Adam Bink

After Tuesday's Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals decision to strike down Prop 8 as unconstitutional, there are many questions on what this means and what comes next. Prop8TrialTracker.com consulted with our friends in the legal community and put together a list.

After Today's Prop 8 Victory, What's Next for Same-Sex Marriage?

Adam Winkler | Posted 04.08.2012 | Gay Voices
Adam Winkler

Never before has a federal court of appeals declared that gay marriage is protected by the U.S. Constitution. Today's decision has the potential to benefit not only thousands of gay Californians but could establish the foundation for extension of marriage equality to all Americans.

LGBT Predictions For 2012

Laurence Watts | Posted 02.26.2012 | Gay Voices
Laurence Watts

During this month, journalists do one of two things: write an article summing up the main events of the year almost gone, or write a forward-looking piece about the year to come. 2011 was a great year for the LGBT community, but I think 2012 is going to be even better.

California Supreme Court Agrees To Rule On Gay Marriage Ban Defense

AP | LISA LEFF | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

SAN FRANCISCO — California's highest court decided Wednesday to wade back into the legal morass surrounding the state's voter-approved gay marri...

Prop 8 Case Goes Back To Court Today, Hearing To Be Televised

AP | PAUL ELIAS and LISA LEFF | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

SAN FRANCISCO — The legal fight over California's gay marriage ban went before a federal appeals court Monday in a hearing that reached a nation...

2 Of 3 Judges In Prop 8 Case Appointed By Democrats

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

SAN FRANCISCO — A liberal jurist is among three judges randomly selected by a federal appeals court to decide if a lower court improperly struck...

Same-Sex Marriage Case Will Be Broadcast On C-Span

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

SAN FRANCISCO — An upcoming appeals court hearing on the constitutionality of California's same-sex marriage ban will be televised. The 9th U.S. ...