A constitutional amendment to ban same-sex marriage in California was placed on the Nov. 4 ballot Monday, kick-starting an election struggle that will have repercussions across the nation Author: John Wildermuth. Jul 12, 2004 · Initiatives to Ban Gay Marriage Could Help Bush in Key States In Oregon, a key presidential swing state and one where a marriage initiative Author: Janet Hook.
Marriage Initiative to establish same-sex marriage. Yes Efforts to enable ban amendment. State Date Type of same-sex union the Indiana Senate voted 32-17 approving the House-amended version of the ban on gay marriage. The measure will now need to be approved by the next, separately elected legislature before voters are allowed to decide its. On May 15, 2008, it overturned the state's ban on same-sex marriage with the ruling In re Marriage Cases. The four-to-three decision took effect on June 16, 2008.  Two weeks earlier, the initiative to override this result of the court decision qualified for the November election ballot.
The California voter initiative to ban gay marriage that passed in 2008 is. The banning of expressive materials such as books, magazines, films, videos, or works of art from public access is. Censorship. Chapter 8: Religion 33 terms. asteinman1249. Religion 54 terms. lapantoja. 17. Nov 03, 2004 · Nathan Breithaupt of Portland, Ore., cheers as election numbers start to favor a ballot initiative banning same-sex marriage in his state on Tuesday at the election night headquarters for the.
Prop 8, officially titled Proposition 8 - Eliminates Right of Same-Sex Couples to Marry, was a statewide ballot proposition in California. On November 4, 2008, voters approved the measure and made same-sex marriage illegal in California.On Wednesday, August 4, 2010, a federal judge ruled that Proposition 8 is unconstitutional under the U.S. Constitution and barred its enforcement.