Prop. 8 Dismissed by U.S. Supreme Court: Gay Marriage to Return to California

This post was written by L.A. Weekly staff writer Dennis Romero.

The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage to resume in California today.

In its ruling on the state's anti-gay marriage law, the court essentially said that a "private party," the conservative backers of the law, had no standing to defend what was the people's legislation:

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