Tue, Feb 7, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

KQED News Special: The Prop. 8 Ruling

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Is California's ban on same-sex marriage constitutional? The federal 9th Circuit Court of Appeals is expected to have its say Tuesday with a historic ruling on Proposition 8. KQED News presents a live, hour-long special on the decision. We'll take listeners' calls, talk with legal experts and proponents on both sides of the issue as well as discuss the possibility of Proposition 8 heading to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Host: Scott Shafer


  • Andy Pugno, general counsel to, the official sponsor of Proposition 8
  • John Eastman, chair of the National Organization for Marriage, law professor and former dean of the Chapman University School of Law in Orange, California
  • Kate Kendell, executive director of the National Center for Lesbian Rights
  • Rory Little, law professor at UC Hastings College of the Law in San Francisco
  • Theodore B. Olson, plaintiffs' lead co-counsel in the Prop. 8 trial

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