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In Depth (California’s Proposition 8) #923241

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 06, 2008
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Washington: Pete Williams) The success of California’s Proposition 8 referendum that overturned the court decision allowing gay marriage featured; scenes shown of demonstrations; vote count cited; details given of the support from Christian groups; ad shown. [Family Research Council David NAMMO†- says people would go back to their own states and challenge their amendments.] [ACLU Matt COLES†- notes the trend toward people realizing it is unfair to exclude people from marriage.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Williams, Pete
Duration:
00:02:10

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