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Musical Theatre board cancels emergency meeting over Prop. Archived from the original on February 23, Months before the State Supreme Court's ruling, groups who opposed same-sex marriage began circulating initiative petitions. The original arguments included a claim that the Supreme Court's legalization of same-sex marriage requires teachers to tell their students, as young as kindergarten age, that same-sex marriage is the same as opposite-sex marriage. The order, which US conservatives who violently oppose gay marriage claimed as a major victory, came as lawmakers in Massachusetts took the first step towards approving a constitutional amendment that would ban the practice. May 17—26, .
Mexico 1 Netherlands 2. We have noticed that there is an issue with your subscription billing details. Although upheld in State court, Proposition 8 was ruled unconstitutional by the federal courts. On August 12, citing the Mayor's lack of authority to bypass state law, the Supreme Court of California ruled that the marriages were void. Constitution and should be struck down. Demographic information gleaned from the registered licenses also shows the newlywed same-sex couples were older: The amendment cements clearly discriminatory language into the California Constitution and serves as an enormous national wake-up call to supporters of the freedom to marry.