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Supreme Court to Rule on Prop. 8: Decision Timing & Possible Outcomes
The Supreme Court is set to rule on Prop. 8 and marriage equality. Find out when the decision might come down and what might happen.
Graphic: Potential Supreme Court Rulings on Prop. 8 and Marriage Equality
The Supreme Court is set to rule on Prop. 8 and marriage equality. Here’s a graphic about how the court can rule.
Inside Look: Bringing Prop. 8 Case to Supreme Court
Take a backstage peek at the preparation and planning for AFER's March 26 argument at the Supreme Court. Join the plaintiffs, their families, and AFER's legal team and board for a behind-the-scenes look at our work.
The Nation’s Top Newspapers Support the Freedom to Marry
13 of the top 15 newspapers have editorialized their support of the freedom to marry.
Official AFER Statement: U.S. Supreme Court Hears Oral Argument in Proposition 8 Case
AFER issues official statement on the oral arguments at the Supreme Court surrounding California's Proposition 8 and marriage equality for gay and lesbian couples.
Ted Olson and David Boies Wall Street Journal: Gays Deserve Equal Rights
On the day they argue for marriage equality at the Supreme Court, AFER attorneys Ted Olson and David Boies pen an editorial in the Wall Street Journal eloquently stating why gay and lesbian couples deserve equal marital rights nationwide.
Inside the Supreme Court: The Case for Marriage Equality and Oral Argument
The U.S. Supreme Court is hearing oral argument in AFER's case for marriage equality on Tuesday, March 26. Learn more about the Court and the day's proceedings.
The Plaintiffs Challenging Prop. 8 at the Supreme Court
We are at the cusp of ensuring couples like Kris & Sandy and Jeff & Paul have the full rights, protections and dignity they are guaranteed under the U.S. Constitution.
‘Regular’ couples at core of historic marriage case
USA Today features the heart-warming stories of AFER's plaintiffs, Kris Perry & Sandy Stier and Paul Katami & Jeff Zarrillo, the two couples who are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to let them, and every other gay and lesbian American, get married.
Help Ted & David Make our Case for Marriage Equality
Next week AFER lead co-counsel Ted Olson and David Boies will argue before the U.S. Supreme Court that our Constitution guarantees EVERY American the freedom to marry the person they love.