CA Election Officials Want Newsom Recall Held After Mid-SeptemberCalifornia’s county elections officials are urging the lieutenant governor not to schedule the expected recall election of Gov. Gavin Newsom before mid-September.
San Diego Clerk Drops Lawsuit Seeking End To Same-Sex MarriagesAs promised, San Diego County Clerk Ernest Dronenburg asked the California Supreme Court Monday to dismiss a lawsuit in which he asked the panel to stop same-sex marriages in the state.
California Supreme Court Rejects Clerk's Bid To Stop Same-Sex MarriagesFor the second time in eight days, California's highest court again refused Tuesday to block same-sex marriages in the state.
Most Bay Area Clerks Dispute New Challenge By Same-Sex Marriage FoesTwenty-four county clerks, including several from the Bay Area, weighed in with the California Supreme Court on Monday to say they believe they should continue licensing same-sex marriages, which resumed in the state three weeks ago.
San Diego County Clerk Seeks End To Gay MarriagesIn a petition filed Friday, clerk Ernest Dronenburg Jr. argued that same-sex marriages remain illegal in California despite a U.S. Supreme Court’s decision widely regarded as authorizing gay weddings.
Bay Area, California Readies To Resume Same-Sex MarriagesMost legal analysts think Proposition 8 supporters have slim-to-zero chance of preventing same-sex marriages from resuming once the Supreme Court's ruling becomes official in 24 days. On Thursday, county clerks offices were getting ready for the anticipated flurry of same-sex marriage license applications.