Retrieved November 23, Proposition 8 proponents argued that the district court's injunction is applicable only to the two couples who are the plaintiffs in the case or, at most, applies to the two counties whose clerks were named as defendants.
Archived from the original PDF on August 20, Gay and lesbian couples could continue to marry in the 16 states that have same-sex marriage because of state court rulings, acts of the legislature or statewide votes. Cities and counties in the United States offering a domestic partnership registry.
City of Eagan. Main article: California Proposition 22 Archived from the original on July 1, Same-sex marriagescivil unionsand domestic partnerships are all granted throughout the entire state to same-sex couples. And I come out on the side of the people themselves. The state first issued marriage licenses to same-sex couples June 16, as a result of the Supreme Court of California finding in In re Marriage Cases that barring same-sex couples from marriage violated the state's Constitution.
Retrieved August 19, Perry held that Proposition 8 proponents lack legal standing to appeal district court's decision, the decision of the Court of Appeal for the Ninth Circuit was vacated with no legal effect or precedent. The bill passed in the state Senate and in the Assembly.
Archived from the original PDF on February 28, South Carolinians have repeatedly said that is the definition they support as well. Prior to the election date, backers of the proposition also filed a lawsuit after state Attorney General Jerry Brown changed the title of the Proposition 8 initiative from "Limit on Marriage" to "Eliminates the Right of Same-Sex Couples to Marry".