Back to Blog >One Year Anniversary of Ninth Circuit Finding Prop. 8 UnconstitutionalVideo: Marriage Equality in 2012, Year in ReviewPlaintiffs Challenging Prop. 8 Urge Supreme Court to End Marriage InequalityProp. 8 Ruled Unconstitutional Two Years AgoInteractive Map Shows the “Crazy Patchwork” of Marriage RightsU.S. Supreme Court Asked to Hear Prop. 8 CaseLawrence v. Texas: An Important Precedent for Marriage EqualityUpdated: Prop. 8 Case Timeline GraphicHuge Turning Point! Prop. 8 Challenge Enters Its Final Stage
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
February 7, 2013
Hard to believe, but an entire year has gone by since the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that Prop. 8 is unconstitutional. In the intervening months, we've kept busy preparing for a showdown before the Supreme Court, and now at last we're just days away from oral argument.
December 28, 2012
Here's a quick year-in-review to get you caught up with the progress we made in 2012, and where we're going to focus in 2013.
August 24, 2012
Today, AFER's attorneys filed a brief in the United States Supreme Court defending the landmark federal appeals court ruling that found Proposition 8 unconstitutional.
August 4, 2012
Today marks the two-year anniversary of the District Court decision that ruled Prop. 8 unconstitutional. It’s easy to forget how historic the ruling is. Two years is too long to wait for something that is so obvious and inevitable.
August 1, 2012
A new interactive map by the Los Angeles Times tracks 10 years of progress and setbacks for marriage equality in the United States.
July 31, 2012
The proponents of Proposition 8 are asking the United States Supreme Court to reconsider the decision that ruled Prop. 8 unconstitutional. Video and more details.
June 26, 2012
Today marks the ninth anniversary of a watershed moment in American constitutional history, one which set the stage for our effort to secure the freedom to marry for every American.
June 5, 2012
By the end of the year, either the freedom to marry will be restored for gay and lesbian Californians or our federal case for marriage equality will be on its way to the highest court of the nation. Trace the progress of the Perry challenge with this graphic.
June 5, 2012
Today marks a monumental turning point in our case for equality. AFER’s federal challenge for marriage equality is now entering its final stage. The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals decided today not to rehear our case. Find out what happens next and what you can do.