Judge Vaughn Walker
A federal judge in San Francisco said Monday he hopes to rule quickly on a bid by sponsors of Proposition 8 to have him nullify another judge’s decision overturning the ban on same-sex marriage.
Lawyers for two same-sex couples who sued to overturn California’s gay marriage ban want a federal appeals court to make videotapes of the case’s lower court trial public.
The sponsors of California’s same-sex marriage ban want the now-retired federal judge who declared Proposition 8 unconstitutional to surrender videotapes of the trial that led to his ruling.
A federal appeals court has set Dec. 6 as the day it will hear arguments to determine the constitutionality of California’s gay marriage ban.
SAN FRANCISCO, (KCBS)_ Chief Judge Vaughn Walker who ruled last week that Proposition 8 is unconstitutional denied a motion today from the measure’s supporters to stay his ruling.
OAKLAND, Calif. (KCBS)_ The federal judge who rejected California’s ban on same-sex marriage is now weighing legal briefs from both sides on whether to hold off on implementing his decision while the case is appealed.
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) _ U.S. District Judge Vaughn Walker has overturned California’s same-sex marriage ban, a landmark case in which a lawsuit was filed by two gay couples who claimed they had their civil rights […]
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) _ The first word on whether California’s same-sex marriage ban passes scrutiny under the U.S. Constitution is scheduled to come down Wednesday when a federal judge issues his ruling in a landmark […]