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Prop 8 Defendants: 'God’s institution of marriage' is on Trial

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Freely accessible local news is vital. Please power our reporters and help keep us independent with a donation today. last night sent out an e-mail following up on the first day of the trial over Prop 8, which the group sponsored and ultimately won, banning gay marriage in California. The letter, written by Executive Director Ron Prentice, is quite revealing, especially this paragraph:

Never did I think I would see the day where God’s institution of marriage - the most stabilizing, pro-family, child-benefiting institution in human history - would be on trial before a federal judge in the nation whose forefathers founded the country on the premise of “in God we trust.”

Too bad "In God We Trust" wasn't used by our forefathers. Rather, it first appeared on coins in the 1860s and paper money in the 1950s.

The full e-mail is below.