Overturning the will of the people.
This is a much bigger deal now than it was before...
Walker found that the gay marriage ban violates the Constitution's due process and equal protection clauses while failing "to advance any rational basis in singling out gay men and lesbians for denial of a marriage license."
"Indeed, the evidence shows Proposition 8 does nothing more than enshrine in the California Constitution the notion that opposite-sex couples are superior to same-sex couples," the judge wrote in his 136-page ruling. - Judge overturns Calif. gay marriage ban .
“Marriage exists prior to the state and is not given to redefinition by the state. The role of the state is to respect and reinforce marriage.” - Bishop Joseph Kurtz