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LGBT activists in Colorado applaud Prop 8 court ruling

Posted on: February 7th, 2012 by The American Independent 1 Comment

Today the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals announced it is upholding an earlier court ruling that California’s Proposition 8 voter-passed ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional. The decision sets the stage for another appeal, likely to the U.S. Supreme Court, and drew applause from gay-rights advocates buoyed by another clear legal victory. Openly gay Colorado Congressman Jared Polis declared the ruling a win for American notions of justice and equality. (more…)