New Gay-Marriage War Coming to California
By Patrick Range McDonald
Whether or not the California State Supreme Court upholds Proposition 8, one thing is certain: The battle to legalize or ban gay marriage in California will not end with the justices. ruling due before June 3.
"We're getting ready for a new campaign," says Frank Schubert, campaign manager for "Yes on 8." "We're going to be ready for that."
Rick Jacobs, the gay founder of the Courage Campaign, a politically progressive, online organizing group which is building a grassroots movement to legalize gay marriage in California, says, "If we lose at the hand of the Supreme Court, we need to win at the ballot box. There's no other way."
No one knows, though, exactly when the next showdown will take place.