Archived from the original on September 26, There, they found a small group of straight couples waiting to get married, and a deputy commissioner willing to squeeze them in for a quick ceremony and a selfie shot of them kissing in front of a faux white cake. California Proposition 22 The issuance of those licenses was halted during the period of November 5, through June 27, though existing same-sex marriages continued to be valid due to the passage of Proposition 8 —a state constitutional amendment barring same-sex marriages. Office of Personnel Management. Propositions — 4 7 8. This only applied to the Ninth Circuit and Supreme Court cases.
On appeal, a Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals panel ruled the county had no right of appeal, and asked the California Supreme Court to rule whether the proponents of Prop 8 had the right to appeal known as " standing " if the State did not do so.
Same-sex marriages to resume in California after Prop 8 ruling
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Archived from the original on December 11, Once you have marriage in such an important state as California, we knew it would help the dominoes fall. AB and SB Proposition 8 came into immediate effect on November 5,the day after the elections. Division Three of the First District Court of Appeal held extended oral argument on the cases on July 10,before a three-judge panel.