Judge overturns California's ban on same-sex marriage

Aug 4, 2010 | Posted by: Topix | Full story: www.cnn.com

A federal judge in California has knocked down the state's voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage, ruling Wednesday that the state's controversial Proposition 8 violates the U.S. Constitution.

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Frankie Rizzo

Union City, CA

#181402 Feb 26, 2013
Big D wrote:
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So far no one cares enough about Poly ( including you ) to do the legwork to get things started, it is nothing but a poly for your hostility to supporters of Same Sex Marriage
It wonít work of course, Same sex marriage will continue to expand across states and nations.
http://www.pro-polygamy.com/
http://www.al-islam.org/WomanRights/11.htm
http://www.nationalpolygamyadvocate.com/
http://polygamyrights.com/
Big D

Modesto, CA

#181403 Feb 26, 2013
Frankie Rizzo wrote:
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Your tired old "no one cares" argument. You have repeated it at least 20 times. You are every wrong. People do care. You are ignorant, not my problem. Don't use it as an argument though. That's stupid.
http://polygamyrights.net/
Ok .. You donít care enough to do anything about it, and so far no one else does either

do you like that better?

Same Sex marriage will continue to become legal in more states and nations
Frankie Rizzo

Union City, CA

#181404 Feb 26, 2013
Big D wrote:
<quoted text>
So far no one cares enough about Poly ( including you ) to do the legwork to get things started, it is nothing but a poly for your hostility to supporters of Same Sex Marriage
It wonít work of course, Same sex marriage will continue to expand across states and nations.
You are just plain wrong and too bullheaded to learn. Either that or your "not enough people want it" schtick is a straw man.

Which is it?

Stop lying and acting like I'm against SSM. You know that's not true.
Big D

Modesto, CA

#181405 Feb 26, 2013
Frankie Rizzo wrote:
I donít see signatures on a ballot measure yet, and nothing is in the news about legal action or their gaining any ground

Just a lot of private websites you are posting, I can create those for $5

I am talking serious here
Frankie Rizzo

Union City, CA

#181406 Feb 26, 2013
Big D wrote:
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Ok .. You donít care enough to do anything about it, and so far no one else does either
do you like that better?
Same Sex marriage will continue to become legal in more states and nations
Same old schtick.

You can talk of travel to Mars without actually traveling to Mars. I can talk about rights for poly without actively going out in the streets for it. And besides, I am doing something about it, I'm arguing with bigots and idiots.

You don't care enough to do anything about SSM. Do I use that against you when you discuss SSM?

Same old tired schtick over and over again, And then again. like it's going to work one if these times! I won't it's stupid and no argument against equal rights at all.

What a jackass.

“Vita e' Bella.”

Since: May 12

Location hidden

#181407 Feb 26, 2013
Big D wrote:
<quoted text>
So far no one cares enough about Poly ( including you ) to do the legwork to get things started, it is nothing but a poly for your hostility to supporters of Same Sex Marriage
It wonít work of course, Same sex marriage will continue to expand across states and nations.
Really Big D? You seem like a reasonable....fella? Anyway...every victory for SSM is also a victory for plural marriage. The standard's been changed.
Big D

Modesto, CA

#181408 Feb 26, 2013
Pietro Armando wrote:
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Really Big D? You seem like a reasonable....fella? Anyway...every victory for SSM is also a victory for plural marriage. The standard's been changed.
according to you

but SSM was legal in California before prop 8, not poly

SSM is legal in some 10 states now, and DC, is poly?

SSM has had a LOT of victories lately

How many has Poly had?

You are under the delusion that one goes hand in hand with the other. Not at all true, and you are failing to frighten anyone with that crap.

Since: Apr 11

North Hollywood, CA

#181409 Feb 26, 2013
KiMare wrote:
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BS
Marriage is a cross cultural constraint on mating behavior.
What does that mean in part?
It means you are an idiot.
KiMare wrote:
A constraint on the evolutionary PRIORITY to pass DNA
You have two sets.
Do you think you should have been aborted?
KiMare wrote:
along to as many as possible. Marriage actually constrains the evolutionary desire for numerous mates, and requires the male care for their offspring and support the mother.
What you actually point out is clear evidence that homosexuality is a genetic DEFECT.

Moreover, homosexuality is a far more promiscuous orientation than heterosexuality.
Smile.
Speaking of genetic DEFECTS, do you think chimeras should be aborted?
:)
Frankie Rizzo

Union City, CA

#181410 Feb 26, 2013
Big D wrote:
<quoted text>
I donít see signatures on a ballot measure yet, and nothing is in the news about legal action or their gaining any ground
Just a lot of private websites you are posting, I can create those for $5
I am talking serious here
OK I'll go along with your stupid straw man argument for a moment and humor you.

Let's say only 3 people in the whole world want a poly marriage. Is that a reason to deny poly marriage?

HOW MANY PEOPLE WANT IT IS IRRELEVANT.

Since: Apr 11

North Hollywood, CA

#181411 Feb 26, 2013
KiMare wrote:
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It will immediately follow any legalization of ss 'marriage', along with a host of other issues. Oh, and distainingly calling it the 'slippery slope' argument doesn't change it's validity.
Already, the extension of spouse benefits in the military to gay couples has caused a legitimate claim of discrimination by heterosexual couples living together outside of marriage.
The fact is, if committed relationship of any gender is redefined as marriage, the number certainly must also be designated as discrimination. A fundamental reason marriage constrained gender and number was this; A child has one mother and one father. Never any more or less.
Smile.
You think our rights should depend on our genes.
Should you be allowed to marry? Do you think you should have been aborted? You are kind of worthless.
Frankie Rizzo

Union City, CA

#181412 Feb 26, 2013
Big D wrote:
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according to you
but SSM was legal in California before prop 8, not poly
SSM is legal in some 10 states now, and DC, is poly?
SSM has had a LOT of victories lately
How many has Poly had?
You are under the delusion that one goes hand in hand with the other. Not at all true, and you are failing to frighten anyone with that crap.
There is an arcahic 100+ year old federal law against poly. That's based on hatred and prejudice and should be gone.

Then it will be just like SSM. Up to the states. Good thing PROP 8 is being struck down because it won't stand in the way of poly in CA.

And there's your topic.

Since: Apr 11

North Hollywood, CA

#181413 Feb 26, 2013
Pietro Armando wrote:
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Actually Rosie we weren't. First, not every racial combination was prohibited, only certain ones. It wasn't applied equally. Second, who or what determined "race"?. Third, there are numerous races/ethnic groups, but only two sexes. Lastly, how is a person who is half of one and half of another classified in terms of who they can marry?
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You are pretty stupid. I should have figured the point would go ever your head.
Pietro Armando wrote:
Physically impossible. A man can marry a woman and vice versa.
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No, it's not. Gay marriages are happening in several states and countries.
Pietro Armando wrote:
Actually they can, its just not legally recognized.
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True, its as old as monogamous marriage.
Typical fundie, so stupid you don't know the difference between "its" and "it's". A typo is one thing, you folks just don't know the difference.

Since: Apr 11

North Hollywood, CA

#181414 Feb 26, 2013
Frankie Rizzo is just a troll who is against gay marriage pretending to be in favor of it. He keeps flooding the forum with posts about red herrings, like polygamy, because he doesn't have a real argument against gay marriage. And he is so dumb, he thinks the term "red herring" means a fish.

“KiMare'a the Monster Mutation”

Since: Nov 10

Location hidden

#181415 Feb 26, 2013
Dorn wrote:
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Marriage was probably invented by men because of a shortage of women as other men had too many wives.
Yeh, I see that problem all the time...

Snicker.
Frankie Rizzo

Union City, CA

#181416 Feb 26, 2013
Rose_NoHo wrote:
Frankie Rizzo is just a troll who is against gay marriage pretending to be in favor of it. He keeps flooding the forum with posts about red herrings, like polygamy, because he doesn't have a real argument against gay marriage. And he is so dumb, he thinks the term "red herring" means a fish.
Says the troll who is too scared to respond to me directly.

Priceless!

“Vita e' Bella.”

Since: May 12

Location hidden

#181417 Feb 26, 2013
Big D wrote:
<quoted text>
according to you
but SSM was legal in California before prop 8, not poly
SSM is legal in some 10 states now, and DC, is poly?
SSM has had a LOT of victories lately
How many has Poly had?
You are under the delusion that one goes hand in hand with the other. Not at all true, and you are failing to frighten anyone with that crap.
Ohhhhh.....so the "D" stands for denial? What frighten? Why would it matter to you if plural marriage in some form was given legal recognition? Would it crash your Big Fat Gay Wedding?

“Vita e' Bella.”

Since: May 12

Location hidden

#181418 Feb 26, 2013
Rose_NoHo wrote:
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It means you are an idiot.
<quoted text>
You have two sets.
Do you think you should have been aborted?
<quoted text>
Speaking of genetic DEFECTS, do you think chimeras should be aborted?
:)
Isn't she great ladies and gentlemen. She'll be here all week, so please be kind to your waitress, waiter, or androgynous waitperson.

“Vita e' Bella.”

Since: May 12

Location hidden

#181419 Feb 26, 2013
Frankie Rizzo wrote:
<quoted text>
There is an arcahic 100+ year old federal law against poly. That's based on hatred and prejudice and should be gone.
Then it will be just like SSM. Up to the states. Good thing PROP 8 is being struck down because it won't stand in the way of poly in CA.
And there's your topic.
Yeahhhhh....Get 'em Frankie..what a bunch of chooches

“Vita e' Bella.”

Since: May 12

Location hidden

#181420 Feb 26, 2013
Rose_NoHo wrote:
Frankie Rizzo is just a troll who is against gay marriage pretending to be in favor of it. He keeps flooding the forum with posts about red herrings, like polygamy, because he doesn't have a real argument against gay marriage. And he is so dumb, he thinks the term "red herring" means a fish.
That would be pesce Rosa.....delicious over pasta.
Frankie Rizzo

Union City, CA

#181421 Feb 26, 2013
A detailed look into polygamy from an Islamic point of view. It is also a good description of various forms of poly marriage and their good and bad points.

(Not an evil Fundie Mormon point of view! Relax put down that weapon!)

http://www.al-islam.org/WomanRights/11.htm

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