Monthly Archives: September 2011

9th Circuit: Don't release the trial tapes

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The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals isn’t known for being cautious or conservative. But the three-judge panel hearing the appeal of Judge Vaughn Walker’s decision striking down Prop. 8 issued an order stopping Friday’s scheduled release of the trial video … Continue reading »


Prop. 8 Videos Released -- Almost.

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Video tapes of the 12-day federal trial over the constitutionality of Prop. 8 may soon be available for viewing. Federal Judge James Ware ¬†Monday released a 16-page decision¬†in which he found “no compelling reasons” to keep the tapes sealed now … Continue reading »