By Editors

Originally published on January 11 2010 12:20 AM ET

Beginning at 8:30 a.m. PDT, The Advocate will offer live coverage of Perry v. Schwarzenegger, the federal court challenge to determine the constitutionality of Prop. 8.

California's gay marriage ban was approved by voters in 2008. The ruling in this case will likely be appealed to the U.S. Supreme Court.

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