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Officials Change California’s Prop 8 Language on Ballot

The Bilerico Project
July 24, 2008
According to some polls, changing the language to denote the removal of rights can add up to ten points to the "no" votes. Also, the addition of fiscal impact could sway many voters in California who have seen the financial windfall marriage equality has given the state. [Link]

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Prominent Los Angeles Family Law Firm Offers Top Ten Check List for Same-Sex Couples Marrying in Cal

Market Watch
July 23, 2008
Well known celebrity divorce attorneys say don't overlook these tips. [Link]

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Californians Against Hate

The Huffington Post
July 23, 2008
Fred Karger writes, "What possesses a family to give nearly $300,000.00 to change history and write discrimination into the California Constitution?" [Link]

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Laguna first city in Calif. to oppose Prop. 8

Orange County Register
July 22, 2008
All audience members who spoke in the public hearing on the opposition of Proposition 8 supported opposing the limitation and the decision was made unanimously. [Link]

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LAPD Chief Bratton backs marriage equality with checkbook

Los Angeles Times
July 23, 2008
"The Constitution guarantees life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness," LAPD Police Chief William J. Bratton said this week. "I see no reason why gays can't pursue happiness through marriage." He and his wife, former Court TV diva Rikki Kleiman have made a donation to Equality California as a wedding gift to friend and celebrity publicist Howard Bragman and his longtime partner, Chuck O'Donnell. [Link]

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Black, Gay Group Bridging Divide

Queerty
July 22, 2008
"Sure, progress comes one step at a time, but can come a whole lot faster when we’re all stepping together, whether it be in Selma, on Christopher Street or in your own back yard." [Link]

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Liberal Silliness on Gay Marriage

The New Republic
July 22, 2008
James Kirchick writes, "As someone who can't get married (unless I return to my home state of Massachusetts, which isn't in the cards right now), I find heterosexuals complaining that marriage is a series of "ists" to be incredibly myopic." [Link]

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URGENT: Help Us Demonstrate that Clergy Support Marriage Equality for Same-Sex Couples

Religious Institute on Sexual Morality, Justice, and Healing
July 22, 2008
Religious leadership can make the difference. That's why the Religious Institute is launching a renewed effort to invite clergy from across the country to sign the Open Letter to Religious Leaders on Marriage Equality TODAY. [Link]

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The Hemisphere’s State of Same-Sex Partnership Recognition: Canada Very Much in the Lead

Council on Hemispheric Affairs
July 21, 2008
This overview ends with, "It is imperative that Latin American countries work to end discrimination towards same-sex couples... as part of a more inclusive commitment to democratic rights." [Link]

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Unwed couples financially vulnerable

The Times-Picayune
July 22, 2008
It's important for same-gender couples to choose service providers they trust and with whom they can be open about their relationship. Work with professionals who can help you find opportunities to establish legal safeguards where they do not exist. [Link]

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