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Prop 8 Decision Revives Latino Gay Marriage Debate

Tuesday, February 14th, 2012

(FoxNewsLatino) Since the day the votes were counted by midnight on November 5th, 2008, Ari Gutíerrez has been fighting day and night in East Los Angeles, and other Latino communities, to overturn California's voter approved same-sex marriage ban called Proposition 8.

“I feel like the problem with Proposition 8 is that it gave people permission to treat us differently,” said Gutíerrez, an openly lesbian Latina. “Overcoming and overturning Prop. 8 will hopefully work in the opposite way…helping people realize that ostracizing members of our community is unfair.”

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