Does the U.S. Constitution ban states from outlawing same-sex marriage? That’s what’s a federal trial in San Francisco is trying to find out.
Here’s an excerpt from the Associated Press story:
“The proceedings, which are expected to last two to three weeks, involve a challenge to Proposition 8, the gay marriage ban approved by California voters in November 2008.”
“Regardless of the outcome, the case is likely to be appealed to the U.S. Supreme Court, where it ultimately could become a landmark that determines if gay Americans have the right to marry.”
Click here to read the full Associated Press story on the issue.