Same-Sex Couple Gets Married Live On Bay Area Morning Radio ShowSame-sex couple, Cameron & Chris Day tied the knot live on the air at Alice@97.3's Sarah And Vinnie Morning Show...
Same-Sex Weddings Resume Throughout CaliforniaMonday was the first chance for all but a handful of the state's same-sex couples to wed since 2008, when about 18,000 marriages went forward during a brief legal window before a voter-approved ban.
Same-Sex Marriage Begins In South Bay With High Demand For LicensesThe Santa Clara County Clerk's office issued more than twice as many marriage licenses as usual in its first day since a federal court lifted a stay on same-sex marriages late last week.
Justice Kennedy Denies Motion To Halt Gay Marriage In CaliforniaU.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy has denied a request from Proposition 8 supporters in California to halt the issuance of same-sex marriage licenses in the state.
Despite New Effort To Halt Same-Sex Marriage, Over 100 Couples Wed In San FranciscoOver 100 same-sex couples wed at San Francisco City Hall Saturday as clerks continued issuing marriage licenses one day after a federal appeals court cleared the way for the state of California to immediately lift a 4-year freeze.
Prop. 8 Supporters File Court Motion To Halt Same-Sex Weddings In CaliforniaLawyers for the sponsors of California's same-sex marriage ban, Proposition 8, filed an emergency motion Saturday asking the U.S. Supreme Court to overrule a federal appeals court that on Friday freed the state to resume issuing marriage licenses to gay couples.
Fed Court OKs Immediate Gay Marriages In California; SF Conducts 1stThe U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, based in San Francisco, filed an order late Friday afternoon allowing same-sex marriages to resume in California immediately. At San Francisco City Hall, officials quickly conducted California's first same-sex marriage ceremony.
Larger Crowds Expected At SF Pride After Prop. 8, DOMA RulingsThis weekend's Pride celebration in San Francisco is expected to be an even bigger party this year, following the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark decisions on same-sex marriage.
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.
Same-Sex Marriage Ruling Raises Ballot Measure QuestionsThe narrow ruling said private citizens couldn't defend the state's voter-approved ban on gay marriage known as Proposition 8, even after government officials refused to do so. That legal technicality has left many wondering about future hot-button ballot measures passed by voters but undone in court when politicians refuse to fight for them.
Party In The Streets Of Bay Area Over High Court Marriage RulingsThousands of people were partying in the streets of San Francisco and other communities throughout the Bay Area Wednesday evening to celebrate the U.S. Supreme Court's rulings which struck down California's Proposition 8 and the federal Defense of Marriage Act, handing a pair of victories to supporters of same-sex marriage.
Calif. Same-Sex Marriage Gets A Supreme Court Win; SF CelebratesThe U.S. Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that backers of Proposition 8, California's ban of same-sex marriage, had no right to appeal a federal court ruling that overturned it. As a result, same-sex marriage can resume in California.
Stars React To Supreme Court's Same-Sex Marriage RulingsLeonardo DiCaprio, Alicia Keys and others voiced support for the Supreme Court's decisions on DOMA and California's Proposition 8...
Bay Area Rallies Planned For Prop. 8, DOMA DecisionsWith the U.S. Supreme Court expected to release its Proposition 8 and Defense of Marriage Act rulings on Wednesday, rallies were planned all over the Bay Area in support of same-sex marriage rights.
U.S. Supreme Court To Announce Prop. 8 Ruling WednesdayThe U.S. Supreme Court will release its ruling on California's Prop. 8 case on Wednesday. San Francisco attorney Paul Henderson, labeled by California Lawyer Magazine as one of the most astute legal minds in the state, offered CBS San Francisco a look at what the likely ruling may be.