Discrimination or acceptance? I choose acceptance.
The California court has also rebuffed several challenges to its May 15 decision, made by two conservative legal groups and by Republican attorneys general who fear that the California marriages will lead to legal challenges brought in their own states.
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A man held a rainbow flag on the steps of City Hall in San Francisco, where couples gathered to obtain marriage licenses on Tuesday, the first full day of legal same-sex marriages in the state.
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