Judge overturns California's ban on same-sex marriage

Aug 4, 2010 Full story: www.cnn.com 201,187

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

#191274 May 8, 2013
Big D wrote:
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Did you want to make a wager on whether polygamy will be legal when prop 8 is overturned?
What you are saying is like saying that Murder was banned when assault weapons were banned.
Those darn gun control hippies banned Murder!
What don't you understand about ONE man ONE woman?

Prop 8 bans polygamy too. If the other laws against polygamy were repealed but prop 8 was still in force would polygamy be legal?

A simple yes or no please.
Frankie Rizzo

Union City, CA

#191275 May 8, 2013
Praise Jesus wrote:
<quoted text>
I personally think, from what I have read, the reason you refuse to give a position on poly marriage is because you want this with your homosexual marriages adding to the enormous list of special rights and privileges that supersede heterosexuals. You were married to a man at one time and father children with you so why not be married to both.
The reason Rose_NoHo refuses to disclose her position on polygamy is that she doesn't want to reveal her hypocrisy in supporting same sex marriage but not poly marriage.

She knows she's a hypocrite but doesn't want us to know.
Poo Dunks

Covina, CA

#191276 May 8, 2013
Frankie Risso, your mother called and said get off the computer and go home!
Frankie Rizzo

Union City, CA

#191277 May 8, 2013
Poo Dunks wrote:
Frankie Risso, your mother called and said get off the computer and go home!
My mother died 35 years ago.

Since: Dec 09

Knoxville, TN

#191278 May 8, 2013
KiMare wrote:
<quoted text>
Gay twirl.
WE were discussing both the history of marriage AND homosexuality. The article related to the later. I've never asserted that GLBT wasn't present at a defect rate of about 4%.
Epi-markers are 'normally' erased. They weren't fully erased in the case of homosexuals. Unbiased persons would term that a 'mistake'.
Scientists have NOT determined that homosexuality is a normal orientation. That is the whole point of the article. Some psychologists have made an assertion unvalidated by scientists.
Keep trying...
Smile.
If scientists determine that homosexuality is related to epi-genetics, then that's fine. They will have in their possession an answer to the question, "How are homosexuals created?"

But it will not in any way indicate that homosexuals are a "defect".

In order for someone to be defective, then that person either has to be unable to function in society.

Gays are integrated in society. We do everything that straight people do.

Here's what the American Psychological Association says about homosexuality... "Both heterosexual behavior and homosexual behavior are normal aspects of human sexuality. Both have been documented in many different cultures and historical eras. Despite the persistence of stereotypes that portray lesbian, gay, and bisexual people as disturbed, several decades of research and clinical experience have led all mainstream medical and mental health organizations in this country to conclude that these orientations represent normal forms of human experience."

Furthermore:
--The American Psychiatric Association removed homosexuality from its list of mental illnesses in 1973.
--The American Law Institute continually updates its Model Penal Code, which is a group of laws that they suggest be implemented at the state level. They recommend to legislators: "that private sexual behavior between consenting adults should be removed from the list of crimes and thereby legalized."
--The American Bar Association in 1974 expressed its approval of the Model Penal Code, including its decriminalization of consensual adult homosexual acts.
--The World Health Organization removed homosexuality from its list of mental illnesses in 1981.
--The American Medical Association (AMA) released a report in 1994-DEC which calls for "nonjudgmental recognition of sexual orientation by physicians. They also changed their definition of homosexuality to that of a "normal variant" (like being left handed) rather than as a "disease."
--The Academy of Pediatrics and the Council on Child and Adolescent Health have also stated that homosexuality is not a choice and cannot be changed.

So I guess scientists HAVE decided that homosexuality is normal after all.

Your arrogance will be your undoing. That you believe you know something that all of these professional organizations do not is the very definition of "delusions of grandeur".

I've said this many times to you... You really should look things up before you get on here and make an ass of yourself.
Big D

Modesto, CA

#191279 May 8, 2013
veryvermilion wrote:
<quoted text>
If scientists determine that homosexuality is related to epi-genetics, then that's fine. They will have in their possession an answer to the question, "How are homosexuals created?"
.
You are talking to nut jobs, you would do better to say "God created homosexuals"

Then let them go argue with their imaginary playmate

It will be like watching them run around in circles with one foot nailed to the floor
sandy

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#191280 May 8, 2013
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Frankie Rizzo

Union City, CA

#191281 May 8, 2013
Big D wrote:
<quoted text>
You are talking to nut jobs, you would do better to say "God created homosexuals"
Then let them go argue with their imaginary playmate
It will be like watching them run around in circles with one foot nailed to the floor
"While the storm clouds gather far across the sea,
Let us swear allegiance to a land that's free,
Let us all be grateful for a land so fair,
As we raise our voices in a solemn prayer. "

"Imaginary playmate Bless America,
Land that I love.
Stand beside her, and guide her
Thru the night with a light from above.(from the imaginary playmate!)
From the mountains, to the prairies,
To the oceans, white with foam
Imaginary playmate bless America, My home sweet home."

It's just not the same.
Frankie Rizzo

Union City, CA

#191282 May 8, 2013
I have never heard anyone refer to God as a "playmate" before Big D.
Big D

Modesto, CA

#191283 May 8, 2013
Congratulations to supporters of same sex marriage, the 11th state is now confirmed, kudos to Delaware!
Praise Jesus

Harrisonburg, VA

#191284 May 8, 2013
Frankie Rizzo wrote:
<quoted text>
The reason Rose_NoHo refuses to disclose her position on polygamy is that she doesn't want to reveal her hypocrisy in supporting same sex marriage but not poly marriage.
She knows she's a hypocrite but doesn't want us to know.
I agree and personally think, from what I have read, NoHo and Native want a male to be part of their marriage now.
MoMo idS

Covina, CA

#191288 May 8, 2013
Passing the buck and getting nothing but Mormon id's.
Frankie Rizzo

Union City, CA

#191289 May 8, 2013
just the facts wrote:
<quoted text>
From my understanding, you are clueless. From what I have read you are full of shat. Thanks ever so much for playing today.
Why so mad Jizzy?
Frankie Rizzo

Union City, CA

#191290 May 8, 2013
MoMo idS wrote:
Passing the buck and getting nothing but Mormon id's.
Aw shuddup you silly jackass.

“ WOOF ! ”

Since: Nov 12

33.00, -111.51

#191291 May 8, 2013
Praise Jesus wrote:
<quoted text>
I agree and these morons don't comprehend that but the homosexuals are suing everyone now for special rights and privileges that supersede heterosexuals to have the fear factor over our society.
Homosexuals are NOT "suing everyone now for special rights and privileges that supersede heterosexuals to have the fear factor over our society."

Right now, SCOTUS is considering whether California's Prop 8, and the federal government's DOMA statute are constitutional. They will render a written decision which could come at any time no later than June 28, 2013, so we will know i no more than 51 days what SCOTUS's opinion on the issues are.

NO ONE is "suing everyone now". And even if they were, filing a lawsuit is a RIGHT of every American. So quit your bellyachin !
Praise Jesus

Harrisonburg, VA

#191292 May 8, 2013
Fa-Foxy wrote:
<quoted text>
Homosexuals are NOT "suing everyone now for special rights and privileges that supersede heterosexuals to have the fear factor over our society."
Right now, SCOTUS is considering whether California's Prop 8, and the federal government's DOMA statute are constitutional. They will render a written decision which could come at any time no later than June 28, 2013, so we will know i no more than 51 days what SCOTUS's opinion on the issues are.
NO ONE is "suing everyone now". And even if they were, filing a lawsuit is a RIGHT of every American. So quit your bellyachin !
I personally think, from what I have read, you are not aware that the homosexual cult are fighting to be seen as a protected class in this country.
Praise Jesus

Harrisonburg, VA

#191293 May 8, 2013
Frankie Rizzo wrote:
<quoted text>
Why so mad Jizzy?
I have noticed, from what I have read, you post this Jizzy often. What are you referring to?
Bruno

Westminster, CA

#191294 May 8, 2013
Bruno wrote:
<quoted text>
Why not just have a coming out party you idiot !!!
Too funny shitzo. You are the fruit of fruits
Bruno

Westminster, CA

#191295 May 8, 2013
Just the Facts wrote:
<quoted text>Why are you so mad? Your wheel chair busted? Butt plug worn out? Frank what is it?
Frank is mad because he can't get married in California. LMAO

“Vita e' Bella.”

Since: May 12

Location hidden

#191298 May 8, 2013
Praise Jesus wrote:
<quoted text>
I agree and these morons don't comprehend that but the homosexuals are suing everyone now for special rights and privileges that supersede heterosexuals to have the fear factor over our society.
Uhhhhh...."fear factor"?......isn't that a TV show?

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