Proposition 8

Locals react to Proposition 8 being declared unconstitutional

A decision made by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals Tuesday, declaring Proposition 8 unconstitutional, is causing controversy among local residents. Some local leaders say the co ...

Court: CA gay marriage ban is unconstitutional

SAN FRANCISCO — A federal appeals court on Tuesday declared California's same-sex marriage ban to be unconstitutional, putting the bitterly contested, voter-approved law on track ...

Anonymity jeopardized

I am outraged that an activist judge can release the names and addresses of every supporter of the Prop. 8 initiative! How can one person out of nearly 30 million have the authorit ...

Jim Ruffalo: Placer Republican a write-in lieutenant governor choice

Inventing a label for the notebook while observing that very few political candidates are including their political party label on their campaign commercials and mailers this year ...

Prop. 8 money would have been better spent on needy

Apparently, pointing out hypocrisy among the Christian right is considered, by some, to be grounds for being accused of hating Christians. I stand by my position that time, energy, ...

Prop. 8 does not take away anyone’s civil rights

I’m not a registered voter and I’m not allowed to vote. But I do applaud and commend everyone who does and all those who stepped up in record numbers to have their vote heard ...

It’s time to rethink how Bible would view Prop. 8

Viewing Proposition 8 only from a religious perspective, we face three questions. 1. Is God really obsessed with sexual details — or is that our problem? 2. How do we balance h ...

Voters’ decision on Prop. 8 should be respected

Why are Proposition 8 protesters so intolerant? Why aren’t people speaking out against the intolerance of those who refuse to accept the decision made by California voters — t ...

Prop 8 controversy continues

Voters have spoken by passing Proposition 8, which takes away the right of same-sex couples to marry, but controversy continues in Placer County and throughout the state. Over the ...

California voters approve gay-marriage ban

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Voters put a stop to same-sex marriage in California, dealing a crushing defeat to gay-rights activists in a state they hoped would be a vanguard and putting in ...