Request to docket Resolution in support of implementing Marriage Equality

July 22, 2013

On Friday, the San Diego County Assessor/Recorder/Clerk Ernest Dronenburg has filed a petition to temporarily block clerks from issuing marriage licenses to gay and lesbian couples. Given that the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals lifted a stay on such unions last month, I agree with California Attorney General Kamala Harris that it is unconstitutional to discriminate against same-sex couples, and that all 58 California counties are required to perform same-sex marriages.  

Given your strong support of this issue, I urge you to docket a resolution condemning this attempted delay in the implementation of marriage equality and supporting the efforts of our Attorney General to resolve this issue as quickly as possible.

I hope our colleagues will stand with me in supporting the equal rights of all our constituents to love and marry the person they choose.

Request to docket Resolution in support of implementing Marriage Equality
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