Judge strikes down Prop 8
Sandra Stier, left, and Kristin Perry are one of the couples that were challenging Prop 8's constitutionality.

A federal judge has ruled to allow same-sex couples to marry in California starting on August 18, saying that voter-approved Proposition …
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Judge strikes down Prop 8

A federal judge has ruled to allow same-sex couples to marry in California starting on August 18, saying that voter-approved Proposition 8 violates the U.S. Constitution.

 

The decision is a big victory for supporters of gay rights in a case that both sides have said is likely to end up in the U.S. Supreme Court. Do you agree or disagree with the judge's decision? How do you think this issue will ultimately play out?

 

Put yourself on video and send us your thoughts. And if you know of someone in your community personally affected by this case, please share your story.

 

Also, be sure to check out a CNN profile of nine iReporters who've struggled to secure their own same-sex marriages.

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