Last updated on: 6/26/2013 | Author: ProCon.org

US Supreme Court says Proposition 8 defenders lack “standing,” clears way for legal gay marriage in California

US Supreme Court says Proposition 8 defenders lack “standing,” clears way for legal gay marriage in California – Although the 5-4 decision did not address the constitutionality of the same-sex marriage ban, it leaves in place a lower court ruling that overturned Proposition 8. The decision is considered to allow gay marriages to resume in the state.