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He said he was inspired to allow same-sex marriages our rule of law, but we're seeing in San Francisco that the.

Same-sex marriage is legal in the U.S. state of California. The state first issued marriage .. The California Supreme Court heard several challenges to Proposition 8 and on May 26, 2009, upheld the proposition .. City officials in San Francisco claimed that although the 2004 marriages were prohibited by state law, the state.

It is the first government challenge to anti-gay marriage laws in U.S. history. Feb. 25, 2004. Anti-gay activists Lewis et al. file original proceeding.