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  • Cornell Woolridge of Windsor Mill, Md., takes part in a demonstration outside the Supreme Court in Washington, Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013, as the court heard arguments on campaign finance.
  • The high court struck down limits in federal law on the overall campaign contributions the biggest individual donors may make.
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  • A federal court has reversed a Cypress man's murder conviction in the bludgeoning death of his wife.
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  • Much to California Gov. Jerry Brown's dismay, the Supreme Court will not delay the release of California prison inmates.
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  • A couple gets married in Norwalk on Monday, July 1, 2013.
  • Same-sex couples packed local registrars' offices Monday after an effort to stop gay marriages was rejected.
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  • Wanda Lawson and Lauryne Braithwaite got married in West Hollywood on Monday, July 1, 2013.
  • Same-sex couples packed local registrars' offices Monday after an effort to stop gay marriages was rejected.
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  • Wanda Lawson and Lauryne Braithwaite got married in West Hollywood on Monday, July 1, 2013.
  • Dozens of same-sex couples tied the knot outside of West Hollywood's council chambers Monday.
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  • John Singh and Jeff Watson have been domestic partners for 12 years, but with the recent ruling on same-sex marriages, theyre now thinking about getting married.
  • The recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling on marriage could save same-sex couples thousands of dollars on taxes.
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prop 8, same-sex marriage, u.s. supreme court, save money / consumer news, ric romero
  • John Singh and Jeff Watson have been domestic partners for 12 years, but with the recent ruling on same-sex marriages, theyre now thinking about getting married.
  • The recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling on marriage could save same-sex couples thousands of dollars on taxes.
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  • Same-sex couples line up outside the L.A. County Registrars Office in Norwalk to get married Monday, July 1, 2013.
  • Same-sex couples are packing local registrars' offices Monday after an effort to stop gay marriages was rejected.
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  • Two women are seen during a marriage ceremony in this undated file photo.
  • Same-sex couples are expected to pack local registrar's offices after an effort to stop gay marriages was rejected.
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  • Paul Katami (left) and Jeff Zarrillo (right) got married at City Hall on Friday, June 28, 2013, becoming the second couple to wed after the stay on same-sex marriages was lifted.
  • Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy denied a request to stop the issuance of same-sex marriage licenses in California.
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  • Gay marriage opponents have filed an emergency motion asking the U.S. Supreme Court to stop same-sex couples from marrying.
  • Gay marriage opponents have filed an emergency motion asking the U.S. Supreme Court to stop same-sex couples from marrying.
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  • Gay marriage opponents have filed an emergency motion asking the U.S. Supreme Court to stop same-sex couples from marrying.
  • Gay marriage opponents have filed an emergency motion asking the U.S. Supreme Court to stop same-sex couples from marrying.
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  • Gay marriage opponents have filed an emergency motion asking the U.S. Supreme Court to stop same-sex couples from marrying.
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  • Paul Katami (left) and Jeff Zarrillo (right) got married at City Hall on Friday, June 28, 2013, becoming the second couple to wed after the stay on same-sex marriages was lifted.
  • The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals lifted a stay on same-sex marriages in California, allowing gay marriages to resume.
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prop 8, same-sex marriage, u.s. supreme court, washington d.c., legal, california news, amy powell
  • Paul Katami (left) and Jeff Zarrillo (right) got married at City Hall on Friday, June 28, 2013, becoming the second couple to wed after the stay on same-sex marriages was lifted.
  • The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals lifted a stay on same-sex marriages in California, allowing gay marriages to resume.
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  • Paul Katami (left) and Jeff Zarrillo (right) got married at City Hall on Friday, June 28, 2013, becoming the second couple to wed after the stay on same-sex marriages was lifted.
  • The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals lifted a stay on same-sex marriages in California, allowing gay marriages to resume.
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  • A huge crowd gathered at a rally in West Hollywood to celebrate the Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage.
  • The Supreme Court cleared the way for gay marriage in California, ruling Prop 8 defenders didn't have the right to appeal.
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  • A huge crowd gathered at a rally in West Hollywood to celebrate the Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage.
  • A huge crowd gathered at a rally in West Hollywood to celebrate the Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage.
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  • People gather in the Equality California office on the Miracle Mile, awaiting the Supreme Courts decisions on Proposition 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act on Wednesday, June 26, 2013.
  • The Supreme Court struck down a provision of the Defense of Marriage Act that denies benefits to legally married gay couples.
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prop 8, same-sex marriage, u.s. supreme court, washington d.c., legal, national news, subha ravindhran
  • Kate and Tori Kuykendall talk about the U.S. Supreme Courts ruling on same-sex marriage on Wednesday, June 26, 2013.
  • A local couple spoke out about how the Supreme Court decision on the Defense of Marriage Act impacts their lives.
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  • Kate and Tori Kuykendall talk about the U.S. Supreme Courts ruling on same-sex marriage on Wednesday, June 26, 2013.
  • A local couple spoke out about how the Supreme Court decision on the Defense of Marriage Act impacts their lives.
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  • Governor Brown has directed the Dept. of Public Health to begin issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
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  • Two men walk by cameras after getting married in this undated file photo.
  • County clerks offices across California are already hearing from same-sex couples who want to get their marriage licenses.
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  • Two people exchange vows in this undated file photo.
  • County clerks offices across California are already hearing from same-sex couples who want to get their marriage licenses.
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  • Prop 8 supporters are seen in this undated file photo.
  • Prop 8 supporters plan to go back to the drawing board to fight for their cause following the Supreme Court ruling.
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  • Same-sex marriage advocates celebrate in West Hollywood following Wednesdays Supreme Court rulings in favor of gay marriage.
  • In West Hollywood, the gay marriage Supreme Court rulings were received with cheers from the LGBT community.
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  • A sign supporting same-sex marriage is shown in this undated file photo.
  • The Supreme Court cleared the way for gay marriage in California, ruling Prop 8 defenders didn't have the right to appeal.
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  • Same-sex marriage advocates are shown cheering in West Hollywood following Wednesdays Supreme Court rulings in favor of gay marriage.
  • In West Hollywood, the gay marriage Supreme Court rulings were received with cheers from the LGBT community.
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  • Celebration erupted outside the Supreme Court after the court cleared the way for same-sex marriages in California.
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  • A sign supporting same-sex marriage is shown in this June 2013 photo.
  • The Supreme Court cleared the way for gay marriage in California, ruling Prop 8 defenders didn't have the right to appeal.
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  • State Attorney General Kamala Harris speaks at a news conference about same-sex marriage on Wednesday, June 26, 2013.
  • Attorney General Kamala Harris pushed to lift a stay on gay marriages and allow them to resume in California soon.
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  • People gather in the Equality California office on the Miracle Mile, awaiting the Supreme Courts decisions on Proposition 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act on Wednesday, June 26, 2013.
  • Defenders and opponents of Proposition 8 weighed in on the Supreme Court's rulings on same-sex marriage Wednesday.
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  • Same-sex marriage supporters gather outside of the Supreme Court in this undated file photo.
  • The long-awaited U.S. Supreme Court decisions on two gay marriage cases, including Prop 8, is expected Wednesday morning.
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  • Same-sex marriage supporters gather outside of the Supreme Court in this undated file photo.
  • The long-awaited U.S. Supreme Court decisions on two gay marriage cases, including Prop 8, is expected Wednesday morning.
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  • Same-sex marriage supporters gather outside of the Supreme Court in this undated file photo.
  • The long-awaited U.S. Supreme Court decisions on two gay marriage cases, including Prop 8, is expected Wednesday morning.
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  • The U.S. Supreme Court is seen in this undated file photo.
  • The Supreme Court on Monday sent back a Texas affirmative-action case to a lower court for another look.
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  • This artist rendering shows the Supreme Court in Washington, Wednesday, March 27, 2013, as the court heard arguments on the Defense of Marriage Act. (DOMA).
  • Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy on Wednesday joined the four more liberal justices in raising questions about DOMA.
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prop 8, same-sex marriage, u.s. supreme court, washington d.c., legal, national news, elex michaelson
  • This artist rendering shows the Supreme Court in Washington, Wednesday, March 27, 2013, as the court heard arguments on the Defense of Marriage Act. (DOMA).
  • Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy on Wednesday joined the four more liberal justices in raising questions about DOMA.
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  • Jill and Linda Johnson-Young are seen in this undated photo.
  • Local couples directly impacted by the federal Defense of Marriage Act spoke out on Wednesday.
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  • This artist rendering shows the Supreme Court in Washington, Wednesday, March 27, 2013, as the court heard arguments on the Defense of Marriage Act. (DOMA).
  • Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy on Wednesday joined the four more liberal justices in raising questions about DOMA.
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  • Two men stand side-by-side outside the Supreme Court holding a sign that reads, Together 34 yrs.
  • Some Supreme Court justices expressed skepticism Wednesday surrounding the Defense of Marriage Act.
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  • People march with a sign reading, Standing on the side of love in this March 2013 photo.
  • The Supreme Court is gearing up for arguments in the second of back-to-back same-sex marriage cases on Wednesday.
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  • Groups for and against same-sex marriage clash outside the U.S. Supreme Court as the justices heard arguments regarding Californias ban on same-sex marriage on Tuesday, March 26, 2013.
  • After years of legal battles, the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments regarding California's ban on same-sex marriage.
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  • U.S. Supreme Court justices heard arguments regarding Californias ban on same-sex marriage on Tuesday, March 26, 2013.
  • The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday heard arguments for and against California's ban on same-sex marriage
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  • A candlelight vigil was held Tuesday, March 26, 2013, in Long Beach, where dozens of people gathered to demand the right to marry.
  • Many Southern Californians have been watching the events unfolding at the U.S. Supreme Court very closely.
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  • An LGBT rainbow flag was raised in the Long Beach City Hall plaza on Tuesday, March 26, 2013 as a way for the city to show its support for same-sex marriage.
  • Southland residents on both sides of the same-sex marriage debate are anxiously awaiting the Supreme Court's decision.
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  • California Attorney General Kamala Harris in an interview with ABC News in 2013.
  • California Attorney General Kamala Harris refused to defend Proposition 8 before the U.S. Supreme Court.
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  • California Attorney General Kamala Harris in an interview with ABC News in 2013.
  • California Attorney General Kamala Harris refused to defend Proposition 8 before the U.S. Supreme Court.
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  • Groups for and against same-sex marriage clash outside the U.S. Supreme Court as the justices heard arguments regarding Californias ban on same-sex marriage on Tuesday, March 26, 2013.
  • The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday heard arguments for and against California's ban on same-sex marriage
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