CA Supreme Court Grants Prop 8 Backers Right to Sue

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By Kevin Fayle on November 17, 2011 10:47 AM

The California Supreme Court, answering a question from the Ninth Circuit, has ruled that initiative backers in California have the right to participate in a lawsuit to defend an initiative when state officials have declined to do so. This decision should allow backers of Proposition 8 to continue their defense of the amendment against constitutional challenges. CA Supreme Court Grants Prop 8 Backers Right to Sue