LA Times is reporting that the word choice in the ruling made by the 9th Circuit’s may keep the final decision in California for the time being.
The judge’s extremely careful wording may be precise enough to restrict the consequences of the decision exclusively to the state level. This could be enough for the higher court to reject a hearing on the California ruling.
The LA times also has a page dedicated to tracking all things related to Proposition 8 – legal, political, and local – as it makes its way through the court system. Check it out here.
What are your thoughts on the ruling from the 9th Circuit today?