Prop 8
The latest news about Proposition 8, often shortened to Prop 8, the controversial 2008 state constitutional amendment and ballot proposition that banned marriage equality in California. Comprised of two sections, the proposition, also called the California Marriage Protection Act, stipulated: Only marriage between a man and a woman is valid or recognized in California. Prop 8 was overturned in August 2013 by the U.S. Supreme Court, which restored same-sex marriage to California. We stay on top of developments so that you can stay informed about this issue.
California: Gov. Appoints Gay Judges To Bench
July 01 2014 6:45 PM ET

California: Gov. Appoints Gay Judges To Bench

Michelle Garcia

Therese M. Stewart and James M. Humes are making history in California's judicial system.

PHOTOS: The Prop. 8 Wedding Five Years in the Making
June 30 2014 4:47 PM ET

PHOTOS: The Prop. 8 Wedding Five Years in the Making

Sunnivie Brydum

After a five-year fight to secure the freedom to marry the person they love, Prop. 8 plaintiffs Paul Katami and Jeff Zarrillo exchanged vows before friends, family, and celebrities at the Beverly Hilton Hotel Saturday.

Op-ed: Keep Saying 'I Do' After the Altar
June 24 2014 4:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Keep Saying 'I Do' After the Altar

Jeff Zarrillo and Paul Katami

A year after its overturning, Prop. 8 plaintiffs and husbands Jeff Zarrillo and Paul Katami reflect on the progress of marriage equality.

How Conservative Lawyer Ted Olson Joined the Prop. 8 Fight
June 20 2014 4:30 AM ET

How Conservative Lawyer Ted Olson Joined Prop. 8 Fight

David Boies and Theodore B. Olson

In their new book recounting their experience fighting Proposition 8, Ted Olson and David Boies, two polar opposite attorneys, explain how they even got paired up to begin with.

WATCH: Prop. 8 Plaintiffs on the Momentum of Equality
May 30 2014 4:27 PM ET

WATCH: Prop. 8 Plaintiffs on the Momentum of Equality

Rebecca Juro

Jeff Zarrillo and Paul Katami talk about the forces behind pro–marriage equality rulings and discuss the new documentary on their court victory, The Case Against 8.

Scalia Knows (Closeted) Homosexuals
October 07 2013 12:41 PM ET

Scalia Says He Has (Closeted) Gay Friends

Sunnivie Brydum

In a wide-ranging interview with New York magazine, the senior-most Supreme Court justice discussed profanity, the Internet, the devil, and the gay people in his life who haven't come out to him. 

SUPREME COURT ISSUES LANDMARK LGBT RULINGS
June 26 2013 10:10 AM ET June 20 2014 8:36 PM ET

DOMA UNCONSTITUTIONAL; CALIFORNIA BAN ON MARRIAGE DEAD

Advocate.com Editors

The Supreme Court made history today by deciding two landmark cases on LGBT equality today with far-reaching implications.

AddThis

Quantcast