Proposition 8 http://kvpr.org en In Fresno, Advocates on Both Sides of Prop 8 Mark Occasion http://kvpr.org/post/fresno-advocates-both-sides-prop-8-mark-occasion <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Yesterday, Central California residents reacted to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to not rule on Proposition 8, California’s voter-approved bad on gay marriage. Valley Public Radio's Rebecca Plevin reports that advocates on both sides of the issue gathered in Fresno to mark the occasion.</span></p></div><p>----</p><p>Reese Ramirez wore a rainbow, beauty pageant-style sash across his chest that reads “Mr. Trans Fresno 2013.” He explained that the Supreme Court’s recent ruling on Proposition 8 is uplifting.</p> Thu, 27 Jun 2013 17:05:47 +0000 Rebecca Plevin 17420 at http://kvpr.org In Fresno, Advocates on Both Sides of Prop 8 Mark Occasion In Fresno, Proposition 8 Supporters Vow to Keep Fighting http://kvpr.org/post/fresno-proposition-8-supporters-vow-keep-fighting-1 <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This morning, the Supreme Court declined to rule on California’s voter-approved ban on gay marriage. The judges’ decision effectively allows same-sex couples to marry. Central California played a major role in the law’s passage in 2008, and, on both sides, reaction to the court’s decision was passionate.&nbsp;From the Cornerstone Church in downtown Fresno, FM 89’s Rebecca </span>Plevin<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> reports that Proposition 8 supporters will keep fighting.</span></p><p>----</p> Thu, 27 Jun 2013 00:11:53 +0000 Rebecca Plevin 17408 at http://kvpr.org In Fresno, Proposition 8 Supporters Vow to Keep Fighting