"But, Meredith," I hear you say, "this is a constitutional amendment -- aren't the Supreme Court's hands tied?" Actually, due to the approach the plaintiffs are taking, the CA Supreme Court does have the ability to consider this. The legal reasoning behind the lawsuits is interesting, and if you live in California, it's worth your time to understand it.
( Probably only of interest to those in CaliforniaCollapse )
Next up: what's happening right now, what the next few months mean to you, and what the hell is going on with existing marriages.
Mad props to songblaze for research assistance and getting me thinking about it from this angle.
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