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Prop 8 timeline: A look back at same-sex marriage legislation in California (Photos)

Supporters and opponents of same sex marriage gather in front of the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday, March 26 before oral arguments on the legality of California's Prop 8.
Supporters and opponents of same sex marriage gather in front of the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday, March 26 before oral arguments on the legality of California's Prop 8.
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Supporters and opponents of same sex marriage gather in front of the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday, March 26 before oral arguments on the legality of California's Prop 8.
Supporters and opponents of same sex marriage wait in line in front of the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday, March 26 before oral arguments on the legality of California's Prop 8.
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Supporters and opponents of same sex marriage gather in front of the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday, March 26 before oral arguments on the legality of California's Prop 8.
People wait to enter the Supreme Court in Washington on March 25, 2013. The justices will hear arguments on March 26 on California's Proposition 8 ban on same-sex marriage and on March 27 on the federal Defense of Marriage Act, which defines marriage as between one man and one woman.
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