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Supreme Court clears way for gay marriage in California.
The measure's passage casts a shadow of uncertainty over the marriages performed in the past four months. The state was the first to pass a domestic partnership statute inand legislators tried to pass a same-sex marriage bill in and —the bills were vetoed by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger both times. Archived from the original on March 4, Christopher Clark, senior staff attorney at Lambda Legal, a legal group working for lesbian and gay civil rights, said that the issue of the constitutionality of gay marriage was likely to come back to face the justices before too long.