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California / Gay Marriage Ban / A Discussion #910889

CNN Evening News for Friday, Nov 07, 2008
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The protests in Long Beach, California, about the same-sex marriage issue shown.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with In Session anchor Lisa Bloom and Family Research Council President Tony Perkins about gay marriage. [PERKINS - says no state voted to approve same-sex marriage; states the people of California have played by the rules of democracy; comments on the civil unions schemes.] [BLOOM - says every minority group gains their rights through the courts; predicts Proposition 8 will be overturned; promotes the equal rights laws; says it is about basic decency and respect: that gay people have been excluded.]

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