Thursday, June 27, 2013

Same-sex weddings to resume in California soon, officials say

Same-sex weddings to resume in California soon, officials say: A federal appeals court must first lift a hold on the original decision that struck down Proposition 8. Backers of the gay marriage ban weigh further legal action.

SAN FRANCISCO — The U.S. Supreme Court's ruling on Proposition 8 will lead to same-sex weddings resuming in California in less than a month, officials said Wednesday, as disappointed backers of the marriage ban questioned whether to pursue a long-shot legal battle to limit the court's action.