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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Rock Hudson

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Pietro Armando wrote:
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Of course they do, mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, cousins, grandparents.
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That reasoning could be applied to a number of consenting adult relationships.
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Suppose the two men were brothers.....does it change the situation?
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And the brothers?
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Would the brother?
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Legally married opposite sex couple. They could be of "mixed orientation".
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Nor with siblings?
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It's not available to other adults in similar situations either.
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Why stop at couples? If marriage is simply a protection program, it's unfair to limit it to "couples". Plural marriages, adult siblings living together long term, etc., could also benefit from marriage protection.
On the money!
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Frankie Rizzo wrote:
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P.S. I am the only white guy in my family. All my descendents are Asian with a touch more or less of Grandpa Frankie.
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"White guy"? Don't forget the Italian half.
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Rose_NoHo wrote:
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I was talking about you.
Paraphrasing Shakespeare. Should have figured it would go over your head.
Yes, your "jig"gy moves really threw him ...
Rock Hudson

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No, it doesn't. You don't understand logic at all. Logic dictates that your rights shouldn't depend on what's in your underwear.
Then, you support the complete removal of all gender-based restrictions? Then, my rights were violated, in school, by my not being allowed to take school showers with the girls....I mean the other "persons of non-relevant-gender"...
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Rose_NoHo wrote:
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So what, monster?
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Are you monster?
And you don't have to be able to reproduce in order to marry, so i dosen't matter.
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If you got married, one gender would be duplicated.
You are a monster with both male and female genes.(You called yourself a monster.)
Should you be allowed to marry?
Waiting...
You're sure right about "i dosen't matter". Yo sure dosen't. Yo is annoying noise that occasionally occurs. Static...
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<quoted text>here's a solution legal ssm coming to all 50 states... thanks for playing
You stupid dumb blonde. You have been saying this for the past two years. All you morons thought this was an easy win, but you are wrong again. lol
Rock Hudson

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BlueGlow wrote:
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) announced on April 16, 2013, that it is considering a license amendment that would allow Southern California Edison to restart the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Unit 2 at 70% power.
The public has 30 days to provide comments.
Lets not let them do that, why do we have to endure the shame of the Japanese had to with their nuclear power stations.
Because, we are free to make mistakes that others have already made, like legalizing SSM.
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I can't believe you queers are still on this sick subject
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I have a fresh bunch of green bananas for you HO
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"White guy"? Don't forget the Italian half.
Jizzy has decided that I am into white power. Just indulging him.
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You stupid dumb blonde. You have been saying this for the past two years. All you morons thought this was an easy win, but you are wrong again. lol
Bruno you silly third rate jackass! How they hanging?
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Why gays are NOT normal wrote:
Hi phellas- Im William Im just a dripppin cksker who luves some big honker driven up me rear end! Theres nothing like a poundin from a big hard throbin weenie. It makes me feel like the gay butt magnet I am.......and remember this: I am as NORMAL as any other person, just because I like a hard drivin anal pounding by a man , dont think Im not normal.\ ahahahahahahhhhhhhhhhhhh
lol ... I know just the man for you he goes by akpilot or something like that . you will finkd him here, talk to him
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lol ... I know just the man for you he goes by akpilot or something like that . you will finkd him here, talk to him
He must have been good for you, you recommend him very highly.
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Ask those Muslim's nicely to pack up their "GeeHaud" stuff and leave the USA.

So all you GeeHauder's pack up and destroy your former country you came from. or pick one and get lost back there.
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actually yes it does, more child abuse and domestic violence is reported because in the bad old days, no one dared report it.
He that does evil, hateth the light ( gee you may know that phrase )
I know children that were saved from hateful and abusive parents, I know what the old days you pine for were, and we as a people free from that tynary are never, ever going back
That's it, sir!! Pound your fist on the railing! Shout in a fit!! Work the crowd up into a lather, sir!! I think you're on to something, now...Think! Of the possibilities...
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When Kim Kardashian married Kris Humphries for 72 days, was that a cross cultural constraint on evolutionary mating behavior?
When Anna Nicole Smith, who met 85 year old oil tycoon, J. Howard Marshall, at the strip club where she performed and then married him, was that a cross cultural constraint on evolutionary mating behavior?
When the minister, Glynn "Scotty" Wolfe, married and divorced 29 times, were those cross cultural constraints on evolutionary mating behavior?
When Britney Spears married Jason Allen Alexander at The Little White Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas; only to have it annulled 55 hours later, was that a cross cultural constraint on evolutionary mating behavior?
Face it, you boob, heterosexual marriage has been in decline for centuries. It has nothing to do with gays.
Perfectly normal, long-term gay couples wish to marry one another. It will have NO impact on marriage and families.
You have a cob up your jacksie about gays--that's all. You think we're "broken"--that we are genetic mistakes. You think these things even though you have no proof to back up your claims.
Get over it! Gays are normal, functioning, people. I would say that they're just like you, but that would be insulting to us.
No, those were predictable train wrecks, like SSM.
"heterosexual marriage has been in decline for centuries. "? Oh? I need for you to explain how less people have been getting married, over the centuries..Please provide documented data, and peer reviews. Please give your margin for error.
Or, you could simply admit that you have gone out on a limb, and made a false claim (again).
And don't flatter yourself by thinking that you are the rational ones. You have already been told.
Tell us when we get to the part where you set yourselves up as the originally rational ones, and how we heterosexuals have always been duplicating your idealogy.
And, please don't forget to include the bit about how we are "closet cases' for asserting that you are broken.
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I still think they are desperately trying to preserve the holiness of Brittany Spears 3 day "just for fun" marriage
We already know that you are an idiot. No confirmation necessary.
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How many times have you made this stupid argument? Equal protection of the law. PLEASE explain how 5 people in a marriage are equal to two people.
And where is it written that changing one aspect of a law means ALL aspects are required to be changed? It's such a bogus argument. If I thought you had any sense, I'd expect you'd be embarrassed, but somehow YOU think it's a valid point. Yeah, right.....
Those 2 people do not possess any more rights than do the 5. Or, any less. Ipso facto, equality. Any other simply inane questions concerning governmental restrictions on marriage?
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Xavier Breath wrote:
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How many times have you made this stupid argument? Equal protection of the law. PLEASE explain how 5 people in a marriage are equal to two people.
And where is it written that changing one aspect of a law means ALL aspects are required to be changed? It's such a bogus argument. If I thought you had any sense, I'd expect you'd be embarrassed, but somehow YOU think it's a valid point. Yeah, right.....
And, ALL aspects are open for, and subject to, re-legislation, since you guys opened a can of worms. You cannot merely open a door for yourselves, and close it behind you. I think that falls under the "Equalitus For Allofus" argument.
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Gee.... why do you bother to get out of bed in the mornings if you are so afraid of the unknown. What a wuss.
The only thing that I am afraid of is that you might one day wake up and think that you are his equal. "Yikes"

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