Monday, July 21, 2008

California's Prop. 8: It's Not Over Till It's Over

Even if California voters pass the antigay marriage amendment in November, marriage equality could still prevail
Peter DelVecchio writes:
"California's one last hope for killing Proposition 8 -- the ballot initiative that would reverse the right of same-sex couples to marry by amending the state constitution -- died this week when the California supreme court, without comment, refused to hear a legal challenge to the measure put forth by the National Center for Lesbian Rights, Lambda Legal, the ACLU and others before the November election... But take heart. Far from being over, the battle over Prop. 8’s validity has not yet even been joined..." READ MORE