More than 1,500 New Yorkers gathered today in Manhattan to mourn the death of a 32 year-old gay man, who was shot down on Friday just blocks away from the historic Stonewall Inn in an apparent act of anti-gay bias.
Decision Expected Today in Prop 8 Case
A decision is expected late this afternoon in the federal Prop 8 case, Perry v. Schwarzenegger. The group behind the landmark marriage case, the American Foundation for Equal Rights announced that it will make the decision available to anyone interested as soon as it's announced. Here's how you can get the information according to AFER:
Text “EQUAL” to 69866 to get a text message with the official decision on your mobile phone the moment the court releases its decision, or sign-up for an email alert at equalrightsfoundation.org. Join AFER on its Web site to watch a live press conference with our plaintiffs and co-counsels Ted Olson and David Boies following the release of the decision. As we receive news about the details of the release, AFER will update our Facebook and Twitter profiles, along with our Web site.
You can read more about Prop 8 here in this past GLAAD Blog post. We'll be keeping an eye out for the decision and update you as soon as we have the information.