Proposition 8

Jessica Christian/Special to the S.F. ExaminerActivists led a protest denouncing the March for Marriage

Fracas grows over SF archbishop’s plans to speak at traditional marriage march

A petition with 30,000 signatures was slipped through a crack in the…

 

AP Photo/Jeff ChiuAttorney General Kamala Harris

California court declines to stop gay marriages

SAN FRANCISCO — The California Supreme Court refused Monday to order the…

 

AP Photo/Marcio Jose SanchezCynthia Wides

Same-sex marriage foes want state court to stop weddings

Opponents of same-sex marriage on Friday demanded that the California Supreme Court…

 

Same-sex couples still burdened with estate costs despite US Supreme Court ruling

Mary Farrell and her partner of 17 years have yet to say…

AP Photo/Jeff ChiuKris Perry

Same-sex marriages resume in SF, California after Prop 8 ruling

It's been a long nine years, but Kris Perry and Sandy Stier…

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AP Photo/Charles DharapakFrom second from left: Attorney Ted Olson; Proposition 8 plaintiffs Jeffrey Zarrillo and Paul Katami; attorney David Boies

S.F., region prepares for Prop. 8 ruling

With the U.S. Supreme Court expected to release its Proposition 8 and…

AP Photo/Charles DharapakFrom second from left: Attorney Ted Olson; Proposition 8 plaintiffs Jeffrey Zarrillo and Paul Katami; attorney David Boies
Evan DuCharme/Special to The S.F. ExaminerStudents attend a Hack Reactor session in downtown San Francisco on a recent afternoon. The coding school accepts one student for every 30 applicants.

S.F., rest of state prepares for possible return of same-sex marriage

Planning a party for thousands of people would be a challenge under…

Evan DuCharme/Special to The S.F. ExaminerStudents attend a Hack Reactor session in downtown San Francisco on a recent afternoon. The coding school accepts one student for every 30 applicants.
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Susan Olsen of “The Brady Bunch” says being closeted killed Robert Reed

Susan Olsen, aka Cindy Brady, took to Facebook and wrote a touching…

Getty Images File PhotoSusan Olsen

A narrow ruling likely on Prop. 8, but reasons for optimism nonetheless

Reading too much into the questions that U.S. Supreme Court justices ask…

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US Supreme Court could avoid ruling on gay marriage ban

The Supreme Court suggested Tuesday it could find a way out of…

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Courtesy PhotoSupervisor Mark Farrell introduced legislation that has been approved unanimously to give health insurance benefits to same-sex partners.

San Francisco to fix tax disparity for same-sex pairs’ health care

Following the lead of other cities like Cambridge, Mass., and companies like…

Courtesy PhotoSupervisor Mark Farrell introduced legislation that has been approved unanimously to give health insurance benefits to same-sex partners.

Obama administration should suspend deportations while high court considers Defense of Marriage Act

In the fight over same-sex marriage, there is a small population for…

Court should affirm same-sex marriage on the national level

The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to decide soon whether the justices…

AP File PhotoThom Watson

Gay couples anxiously await High Court decision on Prop 8

Wedding bells could be ringing for same-sex couples in San Francisco and…

AP File PhotoThom Watson
Courtesy PhotoAnger: Bishop Salvatore Cordileone’s installation as San Francisco archbishop is the target of planned protests by the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence and others.

New San Francisco archbishop facing more headaches with planned protests

In the realm of local activism, next week’s planned protests against the…

Courtesy PhotoAnger: Bishop Salvatore Cordileone’s installation as San Francisco archbishop is the target of planned protests by the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence and others.
Courtesy PhotoA federal appeals court in San Francisco declined today to reconsider a ruling striking down Proposition 8

Prop. 8 ruling reignites same-sex marriage fight

A legal bump in the road for their cause did little to…

Courtesy PhotoA federal appeals court in San Francisco declined today to reconsider a ruling striking down Proposition 8
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Gay rights groups oppose challenge to Prop. 8 judge

Four gay rights and civil liberties groups urged a federal appeals court…

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Now-retired U.S. District Judge Vaughn Walker said Proposition 8 violates the federal Constitution's guarantees of equal treatment and due process. (AP file photo)Now-retired U.S. District Judge Vaughn Walker said Proposition 8 violates the federal Constitution's guarantees of equal treatment and due process. (AP file photo)

Court to hear arguments on Prop. 8 video in December

A federal appeals court announced Monday it will hear arguments in San…

Now-retired U.S. District Judge Vaughn Walker said Proposition 8 violates the federal Constitution's guarantees of equal treatment and due process. (AP file photo)Now-retired U.S. District Judge Vaughn Walker said Proposition 8 violates the federal Constitution's guarantees of equal treatment and due process. (AP file photo)
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Proposition 8 trial video to remain sealed for now

A video recording of last year’s trial on Proposition 8 in federal…

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Getty Images file photoA U.S. appeals court will rule Tuesday on the constitutionality of California's Proposition 8 ban on same-sex marriage

Key Prop 8 hearing scheduled for September in San Francisco

A crucial procedural issue in the legal battle over Proposition 8 will…

Getty Images file photoA U.S. appeals court will rule Tuesday on the constitutionality of California's Proposition 8 ban on same-sex marriage