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Lawmakers Urge Governor To Appeal Prop 8 Ruling

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - (AP) A group of Republican lawmakers is urging California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger to appeal a federal ruling that struck down the state's same-sex marriage ban. Twenty-seven members of the Assembly's Republican caucus sent Schwarzenegger a letter Tuesday saying it was...

Gay Judge's Same-Sex Marriage Ruling Upheld

SAN FRANCISCO - (AP) A federal judge on Tuesday upheld a gay judge's ruling to strike down California's same-sex marriage ban. Chief U.S. District Judge James Ware said former Chief Judge Vaughn Walker did not have to divulge whether he wanted to marry his own gay partner before he declared last...