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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hollingsworth_v._Perry

Hollingsworth v. Perry refers to a series of United States federal court cases that legalized same-sex marriage in the State of California. The case began in 2009 in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, which found that banning same-sex marriage violates equal ... Lambda Legal and the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) opposed the ...

www.aclu.org/blog/speakeasy/strange-thing-happened-way-marriage-equality

Mar 9, 2009 ... By Elizabeth Gill, ACLU of Northern California ... to invalidate Prop.osition 8 — is a completely different case than the Marriage Cases. ... LGBT & AIDS Project Staff Attorney Elizabeth Gill (left), LGBT & AIDS Project Director ... equality, but it won't quite get us all the way there — all the way to full equality.

hackenblog.hackenbush.org/2009/02/04/no-on-prop-8-donors/comment-page-1

Feb 4, 2009 ... NO ON 8 – EQUALITY CALIFORNIA: $1,250,000.00. NO ON 8 – EQUALITY CALIFORNIA: $1,250,000.00. NO ON PROPOSITION 8 — CAMPAIGN FOR MARRIAGE EQUALITY, A PROJECT OF THE AMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION OF .... AMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION (ACLU) OF NORTHERN ...

www.aclunc.org/article/death-penalty

This, above all, is the most egregious violation of our civil liberties. ... Prop. 34: A Bold Campaign. Most recently, the ACLU-NC joined forces with some unlikely ... cast, the final result was 48% yes and 52% no, a margin of only 500,000 votes. ... than on Proposition 8, the 2008 initiative to ban same sex marriage in California.

www.lambdalegal.org/in-court/cases/perry-v-schwarzenegger

Lambda Legal, NCLR and ACLU filed a friend-of-the-court brief for the ... to rule on a request by plaintiffs for an immediate injunction staying the marriage ban. ... Center for Lesbian Rights, Equality California and the ACLU of Northern California jointly ... The U.S. Supreme Court rules that proponents of Prop 8 had no right to ...

www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2015/07/gay-marriage-supreme-court-politics-activism/397052

Jul 1, 2015 ... Photo · Video · Events · Writers · Projects ... How Gay Marriage Became a Constitutional Right .... It was a campaign with no fixed election day, focused on an ... for Lesbian Rights), the American Civil Liberties Union, and Lambda ..... But when Proposition 8, as the state's referendum to ban gay marriage was ...

www.windycitymediagroup.com/lgbt/ACLU-makes-statement-on-open-letter-by-former-US-Attorney-Zachary-Fardon-/58431.html

Mar 14, 2017 ... American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois RE: Open Letter by former U.S. Attorney ... Statement of Karen Sheley, Director, Police Practices Project. ... Yesterday, former United States Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois ... Plaintiff Seeks to Unseal Video of California 'Prop 8' Marriage Equality Trial ...

www.freedomtomarry.org/pages/the-marriage-plot

"I've always been adamant that gay and lesbian Americans should be treated ... to gay marriage, including an appeal on California's Proposition 8, raised the .... He was adamant that civil unions, which offer some of the rights of marriage ... The Prop 8 campaign's most effective ad became notorious in the gay community .

www.newyorker.com/magazine/2010/01/18/a-risky-proposal

Jan 18, 2010 ... Is it too soon to petition the Supreme Court on gay marriage? ... After the Proposition 8 vote, new ads have aimed to make same-sex marriage ... me that he's a Westerner, who grew up and was educated in Northern California. ... gay- rights organizations—among them the A.C.L.U., Human Rights Campaign, ...

www.uclalawreview.org/framing-inequality-for-same-sex-couples

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) lauded Vermont as the “first state to ... Matt Coles, then director of the ACLU 's national Lesbian and Gay Rights Project, ... and Ninth Circuit decisions holding California's Proposition 8 unconstitutional. ... movement's organized campaign for marriage equality, courts provided the ...