Explosive Scraps and Thoughts by Chris Apollo Lynn

Prop 8 Supporters Denied Special Protection, Must Disclose Donations

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prop8_logo_reviseProp 8 supporters wanted a judge to overturn the mandatory public disclosure of political donations because it led to harassment and unfair treatment of supporters.  Funny, I would say that taking away marriage rights might also be considered harassment.

Prop 8 supporters have also suggested that the courts can’t overturn the will of the people.  Interestingly enough, the disclosure requirement was adopted by California voters.  Hypocritical anyone?

Thankfully, a U.S. District Judge refused to provide special protection for the Prop 8 supporters.

>> Read more about the judge’s decision via the SF Chronicle >>

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Written by Chris Apollo Lynn

January 29, 2009 at 9:27 PM

Posted in Civil Rights, Politics

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