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Gay Rights Activists Fail in Attempt to Overturn Same Sex Marriage Ban

Gay rights activists say they've failed to get enough signatures to put a repeal of California's same-sex
marriage ban on the November ballot. Restore Equality 2010 says it fell short of the 695,000 signatures needed by today's deadline to put the measure on the ballot. A lawsuit to overturn the ban, however, is still pending before a federal trial judge.