Obama Urges Supreme Court To Overturn California Gay Marriage BanIn a historic argument for gay rights, President Barack Obama on Thursday urged the Supreme Court to overturn California's same-sex marriage ban and turn a skeptical eye on similar prohibitions across the country.
Silicon Valley Giants Urge Supreme Court To Overturn DOMAApple, Google and other leading Silicon Valley technology companies have joined hundreds across the nation in signing a friend-of-the-court brief urging the Supreme Court to overturn the Defense of Marriage Act.
Large Majority of Californians Now Support Same-Sex MarriageA new poll shows that nearly two-thirds of Californians now approve of allowing same-sex marriage couples to marry.
80 Conservatives Back Supreme Court Challenge To Prop. 8 Marriage BanMore than 80 "conservative voices" have signed onto a legal brief supporting the notion that same-sex couples should have a fundamental right to marriage.
Gay Couples Offer Supreme Court Arguments For Full Marriage EqualityGay and lesbian couples who are challenging California’s ban on same-sex marriage said Thursday that the Constitution prohibits discrimination against them in the nation’s largest state or anywhere else in America.
Obama Considers Weighing In On Prop. 8 Supreme Court CaseThe Obama administration is quietly considering urging the Supreme Court to overturn California's ban on gay marriage, a step that would mark a political victory for advocates of same-sex unions.
SJ Passes Resolution Backing SF In Supreme Court Proposition 8 FightThe San Jose City Council passed a resolution on Tuesday in support of San Francisco’s scheduled argument next month before the U.S. Supreme Court challenging the constitutionality of Proposition 8, although it was not a unanimous vote.
Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor Makes Rare San Francisco AppearanceShe talked about everything from affirmative action to her family background, but would not comment on same sex marriage.
Same-Sex Marriage Ban Proponents, SF City Attorney Prepare Supreme Court ArgumentsSupporters of California's ban on same-sex marriage have filed their first briefs with U.S. Supreme Court ahead of the hearing on Proposition 8 set for March.
U.S. Supreme Court To Hear Prop. 8, Defense Of Marriage Cases In MarchThe Supreme Court will hear two days’ worth of arguments over laws affecting gay marriage during the last week of March, including California's Proposition 8 ban on same-sex marriage.
U.S. Supreme Court To Hear Prop. 8 Same-Sex Marriage CaseThe Supreme Court has agreed to take up California’s ban on same-sex unions and a separate dispute about federal benefits for legally married gay couples.
No Action Again From Supreme Court On Prop 8 The U.S. Supreme Court is due to take another look on Friday at whether it should review the constitutionality of Proposition 8, California’s voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage.
US Supreme Court Delays Decision On Prop. 8 CaseThe U.S. Supreme Court will not announce until at least Monday and possibly later whether it will review the case of Proposition 8, California’s ban on same-sex marriage.
SF Braces For Possible Supreme Court Decision On Prop. 8 HearingThe Supreme Court is expected to announce on Monday whether it will consider Proposition 8's constitutionality, but they could also postpone the decision to a later date, or deny the appeal altogether.
U.S. Supreme Court Likely To Decide On Possible Prop. 8 Hearing Next Month The U.S. Supreme Court indicated Monday that it is likely to decide in late November whether to review the case of Proposition 8, California’s ban on same-sex marriage.