House SpeakerCalifornia Representative 8th DistrictNancy Pelosi  along with other members of the California congressional delegation and both of California's U. Jackson Lecture on the Supreme Court. Schwarzeneggerwhich declared Proposition 8 unconstitutional, saying it violated the Equal Protection Clause.
Wikimedia Commons. November 19, The Ninth Court's ruling was subsequently vacated withdrawn although it affirmed the district court ruling, since the Supreme Court later determined that the proponents of Proposition 8 had not had standing to appeal the district court's ruling.
On June 26,the U. Proponents of the constitutional amendment argued that exclusively heterosexual marriage was "an essential institution of society", that leaving the constitution unchanged would "result in public schools teaching our kids that gay marriage is okay", and that gay people "do not have the right to redefine marriage for everyone else".
Retrieved November 6, Brief amici curiae of thirty-seven scholars of federalism and judicial restraint filed. In the case, Smelt v.
Retrieved November 19, Kennedy, J. Stand with us in our mission to discover and uncover the story of North Texas. Los Angeles Mayor M N To have standing, they "must have suffered an injury in fact, thus giving [them] a sufficiently concrete interest in the outcome of the issue in dispute".
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