Posts Tagged ‘8’

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California Lawmakers Introduce Resolutions to Repeal Prop. 8

December 5, 2008

protest-proposition-8.jpgTwo California lawmakers and openly gay members of the Legislature have introduced measures supporting the repeal of Proposition 8. Sen. Mark Leno and state Assemblyman Tom Ammiano introduced concurrent resolutions that seek to put the California Legislature on record opposing Proposition 8.

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Rick Warren Weighs In on Economy and Prop 8

November 14, 2008

rick-warren-8.jpgPurpose Driven Life Pastor Rick Warren weighed in on the economic downturn and President-elect Barack Obama’s proposed plan to redistribute wealth during an interview this week.

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Defeat of Proposition 8 Energizes Homosexual Marriage Movement

November 14, 2008

prop8supprot.jpgThousands of gay-marriage supporters plan to take to the streets Saturday to protest gay-marriage bans in California, Arizona and Florida. Protesters are focusing on California, where the state Supreme Court declared same-sex marriages legal in May before voters tossed them out Nov. 4.

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Study Shows 8,000 African-Americans Die Due to Blood Pressure Gap

November 12, 2008

The lives of nearly 8,000 black Americans could be saved each year if
doctors could figure out a way to bring their average blood pressure
down to the average level of whites, a surprising new study found.

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8-Year-Old Boy Accused in Arizona Shootings to Appear in Court

November 10, 2008

An 8-year-old Arizona boy accused of fatally shooting his father and another man last week will deny the allegations — the equivalent of an adult not guilty plea — today during an advisory hearing, one of the boy’s attorneys said Sunday.

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