Posts in category "Protest Prop 8"

WATCH Prop 8 Arguments LIVE

Today in California the oral arguments for Perry v Schwarzenegger (AKA Prop 8) will start the oral arguments at 12PM CST. Judge Walker Vaughn ruled that Prop 8 was unconstitutional but an appeal was requested, and granted, so today the U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit will begin hearing testimony. You can watch it live... Read more »

NOH8 Campaign to Make Stop in Chicago

The iconic photos – bright, stark white, NOH8 on the cheek and duct tape on the mouth – appeared shortly after Proposition 8 passed in California in November 2008.  Since then thousands of people have had their photos taken to show their silent protest against the ban on same-sex marriage – and now you can... Read more »

Prop 8 Stay LIFTED!

Just moments ago Judge Vaughn Walker announced that the Stay that was issued along with his ruling on Perry v. Schwarzenegger (Prop 8) HAS BEEN LIFTED! BUT, same-sex couples will not be able to get married until after the Stay expires – August 18th. This is wonderful news, I wonder how this will pave the... Read more »
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What's A Boy To Do on The Nick Digilio Show

If you didn’t get a chance to catch me on The Nick Digilio Show this past weekend, or even if you did, now you can listen to it online! The team at Nick’s show has generously posted my segment with Nick on the web so you can listen to it over and over again. Click... Read more »

Chicago's LGBT Community Supports the California Prop 8 Decision

Chicago's LGBT Community Supports the California Prop 8 Decision
More than 100 LGBT community members and their allies stood beneath the Picaso statue at Daley Plaza last night to show their support for the ruling in the Perry v. Schwarzenegger case in California. The case was brought to the courts to overturn the Prop 8 vote that was approved by a majority vote in... Read more »

The Prop 8 Ruling IS IN!

The controversial Prop 8 Trial in California is over (for now) and Judge Walker has announced his ruling…..and the haters will not be happy !   Today Judge Walker handed down a  138 page ruling that you can read here saying that Prop 8 is “unconstitutional under both the due process and equal protection clauses.”  ... Read more »
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Prop 8 Trial Re-Enactment, The Full Story

If you’ve been following along with the Prop 8 Trial Re-enactments that I’ve been posting, I just wanted to let you know that I’m going to stop posting them. Well, I’m going to stop posting them individually.  When I first started sharing them with you, the group that was producing them was releasing them slowly... Read more »

Prop 8 Trial Re-enactment, Day 4 - Chapter 3

  Click through for the full episode listing. —>Check out Day 1, Chapter 1 —>Check out Day 1, Chapter 2 —>Check out Day 1, Chapter 3 —>Check out Day 1, Chapter 4 —>Check out Day 2, Chapter 1 —>Check out Day 2, Chapter 2 —>Check out Day 2, Chapter 3 —>Check out Day 2, Chapter... Read more »

Prop 8 Trial Re-enactment, Day 4 - Chapter 2

If you need to catch up, click through for a full episode listing —>Check out Day 1, Chapter 1 —>Check out Day 1, Chapter 2 —>Check out Day 1, Chapter 3 —>Check out Day 1, Chapter 4 —>Check out Day 2, Chapter 1 —>Check out Day 2, Chapter 2 —>Check out Day 2, Chapter 3... Read more »
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Prop 8 Trial Re-enactment, Day 4 - Chapter 1

—>Check out Day 1, Chapter 1 —>Check out Day 1, Chapter 2 —>Check out Day 1, Chapter 3 —>Check out Day 1, Chapter 4 —>Check out Day 2, Chapter 1 —>Check out Day 2, Chapter 2 —>Check out Day 2, Chapter 3 —>Check out Day 2, Chapter 4 —>Check out Day 2, Chapter 5 —>Check... Read more »