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Schedule Set for Closing Arguments in Federal Prop 8 Trial

Plaintiff Attorney Theodore Olson, left, speaks in front of attorney David Boies, right, during a news conference in San Francisco in January (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)
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By next week Wednesday, LA Pride will have come and gone, but the current issue surrounding equality will still be in question. Today the federal court released the schedule for closing arguments in Perry v. Schwarzenegger, the case that is challenging the constitutionality of Prop 8, the ban on gay marriage in California. Here's the June 16th schedule, according to LGBT POV:

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Plaintiffs (argued by Ted Olson and David Boies)

11:30 AM - 11:45 AM City and County of San Francisco

11:45 AM - 12:00 PM Governor, Attorney General and county defendants

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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Lunch

1:00 PM - 3:15 PM Proponents (argued by Charles Cooper)

3:15 PM - 3:45 PM Plaintiffs’ rebuttal

As for when a decision is made, that is unknown. Judge Vaughn Walker could take an hour to decide or weeks.