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  • OkCupid website.
  • An online dating site is giving Firefox web browser users a political earful when they log onto its home page.
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  • Pride celebrations get early boost from Prop 8
  • Gay Pride revelers are snatching up rainbow boas, beads and t-shirts at break-neck speeds thanks to the recent ruling on Prop 8.
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  • Same-sex marriages begin at City Hall
  • San Francisco City Hall was bustling on Friday evening same-sex couples began exchanging vows after a surprise announcement.
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  • Kris Perry, Sandy Stier speak to ABC7 News
  • Prop 8 plaintiffs Kris Perry and Sandy Stier spoke to ABC7 News the day they came back home from Washington.
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  • Prop 8 plaintiffs excited to be back home
  • ABC7 News interviewed two of the Prop 8 plaintiffs that took their case all the way to the Supreme Court.
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  • Edie Windsor celebrates SCOTUS ruling on DOMA
  • The Supreme Court on Wednesday struck down a provision of a federal law denying federal benefits to married same-sex couples.
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  • florist
  • California wedding businesses could stand to gain $492 million in revenue over the next 3 years during a same-sex marriage boom.
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  • Judge Vaughn Walker sitting with ABC7 News Mark Matthews
  • The retired judge who originally ruled Prop 8 unconstitutional says it feels good to have his decision affirmed by the Supreme Court.
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  • florist
  • California wedding businesses could stand to gain $492 million in revenue over the next 3 years during a same-sex marriage boom.
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  • People celebrate Prop 8 decision in Castro late into the night
  • The joyous celebrations in San Francisco's Castro District continued late into the night.
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  • Judge Vaughn Walker spoke to ABC7 News
  • Judge Vaughn Walker spoke to ABC7 News about the U.S. Supreme Court's decision on Prop 8.
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  • Edie Windsor celebrates SCOTUS ruling on DOMA
  • The Supreme Court on Wednesday struck down a provision of a federal law denying federal benefits to married same-sex couples.
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  • Celebration erupted outside the Supreme Court and in San Francisco after the court cleared the way for same-sex marriages in California.
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  • Anti-gay marriage sign
  • The Catholic Church expressed disappointed with the SCOTUS decision on same-sex marriage calling it tragic for marriage and the nation.
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  • San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee celebrates at San Francisco City Hall
  • Elated couples and same-sex marriage supporters celebrated at San Francisco City Hall this morning.
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  • Woman in happy in the Castro
  • There were cheers and jubilation in the Castro after the SCOTUS rulings this morning.
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  • A crowd at San Francisco City Hall awaits the Supreme Court ruling on Proposition 8.
  • University of San Francisco professor Julie Nice explains what Wednesday's Supreme Court ruling on Prop 8 means for California.
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  • California Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom addressing the Supreme Courts rulings on same-sex marriage at San Francisco City Hall.
  • Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom addressed Wednesday's Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage from San Francisco City Hall.
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  • Kris Perry and Sandy Stier
  • Kris Perry and Sandy Stier, two of the plaintiffs who brought Prop 8 to the Supreme Court react to Wednesday's rulings.
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  • Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom awaits Prop 8 decision
  • Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom is awaiting the U.S. Supreme Court's decision on Prop 8 since he played a key role in pushing the subject.
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  • same sex couples
  • The U.S. Supreme Court's long-awaited decision on Proposition 8, California's ban on same-sex marriage, is due on Wednesday.
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  • San Francisco City Hall in rainbow lights
  • The U.S. Supreme Court's long-awaited decision on Proposition 8, California's ban on same-sex marriage, is due on Wednesday.
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  • **FILE** In this file photo from June 17, 2008, John Lewis, left, puts a wedding ring on the hand of Stuart Gaffney as they exchange marriage vows at City Hall in San Francisco.
  • The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to release its ruling on the Proposition 8 case on Wednesday.
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  • **FILE** In this file photo from June 17, 2008, John Lewis, left, puts a wedding ring on the hand of Stuart Gaffney as they exchange marriage vows at City Hall in San Francisco.
  • Sometime in the next week or so, the Supreme Court will announce the outcomes in cases on California's Proposition 8 ban.
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  • wedding bands
  • The Supreme Court will soon announce the outcomes for California's Proposition 8 and the federal Defense of Marriage Act.
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  • wedding bands
  • The Supreme Court will soon announce the outcomes for California's Proposition 8 and the federal Defense of Marriage Act.
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  • Gay Pride flag flies over Richmond City Hall for the first time
  • Richmond is marking Pride Month for the first time, by raising the Gay Pride flag at City Hall. But not everyone's happy about it.
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  • Gay Pride flag flies over Richmond City Hall for the first time
  • Richmond is marking Pride Month for the first time, by raising the Gay Pride flag at City Hall. But not everyone's happy about it.
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  • **FILE** In this file photo from June 17, 2008, John Lewis, left, puts a wedding ring on the hand of Stuart Gaffney as they exchange marriage vows at City Hall in San Francisco.
  • The U.S. Supreme Court will not hand down rulings today on Prop 8 or the federal Defense of Marriage Act.
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  • **FILE** In this file photo from June 17, 2008, John Lewis, left, puts a wedding ring on the hand of Stuart Gaffney as they exchange marriage vows at City Hall in San Francisco.
  • The U.S. Supreme Court might issue decisions this morning on two major cases involving gay rights.
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  • SF LGBT film festival marks 37 years amid SCOTUS rulings
  • The oldest film festival devoted to LGBT programming celebrates 37 years just as the Supreme Court gets ready to rule on Prop 8.
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  • SF LGBT film festival marks 37 years amid SCOTUS rulings
  • The oldest film festival devoted to LGBT programming celebrates 37 years just as the Supreme Court gets ready to rule on Prop 8.
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  • San Francisco is gearing up for gay pride celebrations as it anticipates the Supreme Courts decision on two same-sex marriage cases.
  • San Francisco is gearing up for gay pride celebrations as it anticipates the Supreme Court's decision on two same-sex marriage cases.
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  • **FILE** In this file photo from June 17, 2008, John Lewis, left, puts a wedding ring on the hand of Stuart Gaffney as they exchange marriage vows at City Hall in San Francisco.
  • The U.S. Supreme Court will not issue decisions today on two major cases involving gay rights.
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  • SF panel discussion on Supreme Courts weighing in on Prop 8, DOMA
  • At a panel discussion in San Francisco, residents listened to oral arguments from the Supreme Court about Prop. 8 and DOMA.
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  • SF panel discussion on Supreme Courts weighing in on Prop 8, DOMA
  • At a panel discussion in San Francisco, residents listened to oral arguments from the Supreme Court about Prop. 8 and DOMA.
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  • U.S. Supreme Court Justices
  • The Supreme Court signaled Wednesday it may strike down a federal law that denies legally married same-sex couples benefits.
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  •  same-sex marriage supporters gather outside a federal building
  • The Supreme Court is indicating it could strike down a law that prevents married same-sex couples from receiving benefits.
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  • Leon Panetta
  • Former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta says he hopes Proposition 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act will be found unconstitutional.
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  • Marcos German Domingues of Massachusetts stands with his dogs Sophia, left, and Georg, right, in front of the Supreme Court in Washington, Wednesday, March 27, 2013. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
  • The Supreme Court will hear a challenge to the law that prevents legally married homosexuals from collecting federal benefits.
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  • Many same-sex couples are feeling cautiously optimistic about the Supreme Court taking on same-sex marriage.
  • Many same-sex couples are feeling cautiously optimistic about the Supreme Court taking on same-sex marriage.
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  • American and rainbow flags flying.
  • Flags flying at city halls in several Bay Area cities will tell you where they stand on same-sex marriage.
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  • Demonstrators stand outside the Supreme Court in Washington, Tuesday, March 26, 2013, where the court will hear arguments on California‚¨
  • The Supreme Court is suggesting it could find a way out of the Prop 8 case without issuing a major national ruling.
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same sex marriage, supreme court, proposition 8, lgbt, politics, carolyn tyler
  • Same-sex marriage supporters rallied in San Francisco Tuesday evening on the steps of the state Supreme Court.
  • Same-sex marriage supporters rallied in San Francisco Tuesday evening on the steps of the state Supreme Court.
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  • Demonstrators stand outside the Supreme Court in Washington, Tuesday, March 26, 2013, where the court will hear arguments on California‚¨
  • The Supreme Court is suggesting it could find a way out of the Prop 8 case without issuing a major national ruling.
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same sex marriage, supreme court, proposition 8, lgbt, news
  • Demonstrators stand outside the Supreme Court in Washington, Tuesday, March 26, 2013, where the court will hear arguments on California‚¨
  • The Supreme Court is suggesting it could find a way out of the Prop 8 case without issuing a major national ruling.
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  • The Supreme Court Justices.
  • Flags flying at city halls in several Bay Area cities will tell you where they stand on same-sex marriage.
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  • Crowd gathers outside U.S. Supreme Court before the start of Proposition 8 arguments.
  • California's Proposition 8, the state's voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage, goes before the U.S. Supreme Court today.
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  • Clair Sharpless from Miami cover from the snow with a rainbow umbrella as she wait in line to enter, outside of the U.S. SupremeCourt, in Washington, on Monday March, 25.
  • After many years of intensifying debate, the U.S. Supreme Court is poised to hear arguments for and against same-sex marriage.
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  • Person waving rainbow flag at march in San Franciscos Castro District
  • Carrying signs and rainbow flags, thousands marched through San Francisco Monday night in support of same-sex marriage.
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