06/26/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Prop 8 Upheld By Courts, Gay Rights Advocates Plan Protests

The California Supreme Court upheld the controversial Prop 8 ban on gay marriage today in a 6-1 ruling. Gay rights activists, who had held out hope that the courts would rule that the law contradicted California's constitution, have planned protests across the country to express their outrage.

If you live near one of these events (see full list here) help be HuffPost's eyes. Attend your local event and take photographs or video of the slogans and protesters.

Send us your best pics at with your name and location in the subject line and a caption for each photograph in the body of your email. If you take video of the event, upload your video onto YouTube and send us a link at