The California Supreme Court has denied a request by Utah and nine other states to delay its ruling allowing same-sex marriages until after the November election. Email required. On the day of the Strauss v. On March 14,Judge Kramer ruled that California statutes limiting marriage to opposite-sex couples were unconstitutional.
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July 7, Support Local Journalism Donate. A year later, a look at the Utah decision on same-sex marriage that 'shocked the nation'. San Francisco was able to issue its own licenses because San Francisco is both a city and a county.
Supreme Court if they did not receive a favorable ruling from the 9th Circuit. Again Passes Gay Marriage Bill]". In October, the justices declined to hear Utah's case, letting stand the 10th Circuit Court's opinion that upheld the district judge's ruling that legalized same-sex marriage. Kearns-Tribune LLC.
January 12, An opinion poll which was conducted in by Columbia University found that Utah ranked last among all states in support of same-sex marriage.
Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil. The new requirement arose as a direct response to the suicide of gay year-old David Phan, whose family had never known he was the object of bullying. Matt Gade, Deseret News The lobby outside the county clerk's office was filled with people looking to get their marriage license despite the doors closing two hours later than normal business hours for the day, after a federal judge ruled that Amendment 3, Utah's same-sex marriage ban is unconstitutional on Friday, December 20, A three-judge panel of the 9th U.