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Opponents of Proposition 8 cheer Wednesday after hearing the decision in the U.S. District Court proceedings challenging Proposition 8 outside of the Phillip Burton Federal Building in San Francisco. A federal judge overturned California's same-sex marriage ban in a landmark case that could eventually land before the U.S. Supreme Court to decide if gays have a constitutional right to marry in America. (Associated Press)
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Opponents of Proposition 8 cheer Wednesday after hearing the decision in the U.S. District Court proceedings challenging Proposition 8 outside of the Phillip Burton Federal Building in San Francisco. A federal judge overturned California's same-sex marriage ban in a landmark case that could eventually land before the U.S. Supreme Court to decide if gays have a constitutional right to marry in America. (Associated Press)

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