Through The Static

May 15, 2008

California Supreme Court Overturns Gay Marriage Ban

Filed under: Culture,Government,Legislation,Rights — disciplepete @ 9:35 am

NYT:

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The California Supreme Court has overturned a ban on gay marriage, paving the way for California to become the second state where gay and lesbian residents can marry.

The justices released the 4-3 decision Thursday, saying that domestic partnerships are not a good enough substitute for marriage in an opinion written by Chief Justice Ron George.

So does that mean that gay marriage is now legal, or are there more hoops to jump through?

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