Posts Tagged ‘Marriage’

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Poll: California Homosexual Marriage Ban Driven by Religion

December 5, 2008

Voters’ economic status and religious convictions played a greater role than race and age in determining whether they supported the Nov. 4 ballot measure outlawing same-sex marriage in California, a new poll shows.

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Homosexual Marriage Activists Regroup

December 5, 2008

Backers of an attempt to legalize same-sex marriage in the District next year are re-evaluating their strategy in light of political realities, including a California referendum last month in which blacks voted overwhelmingly for a constitutional amendment to prohibit the practice.

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Salvation Army Captain to Lose Job for Violating Marriage Policy

December 5, 2008

salvation-army-logo.jpgA Salvation Army leader is likely to be terminated after he announced his engagement to a woman who is not affiliated with the organization.

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California Supreme Court to Take up Homosexual Marriage Ban (Video)

November 20, 2008

homo-mar-supps2.jpgCalifornia’s highest court agreed Wednesday to hear several legal challenges to the state’s new ban on same-sex marriage but refused to allow gay couples to resume marrying before it rules.

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CA Supreme Court Urged to Hear Homosexual Marriage Cases

November 18, 2008

ca-rep-flag.jpgThe state attorney general and sponsors of the ballot initiative that banned same-sex marriage in California urged its Supreme Court to hear a series of lawsuits seeking to overturn the ban, saying the matter is too urgent to be unsettled.

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Homosexual Marriage Supporters Protest California Ban Across Nation

November 17, 2008

Gay rights supporters waving rainbow colors marched, chanted and danced
in cities coast to coast Saturday to protest the vote that banned gay
marriage in California and to urge supporters not to quit the fight for
the right to wed.

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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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