Case Documents of Special Interest


Below is a selection of the important case documents in this case. Filings are in reverse chronological order; scroll to the bottom of this page for the most current documents. All other case case documents and the full docket are available from our e-filing system. Please click here for more information.

Date Filed # Docket Text
5/22/2009 1 COMPLAINT for Declaratory, Injunctive or other Relief - [Summons Issued] against Arnold Schwarzenegger, Edmund G. Brown, Jr, Mark B. Horton, Linette Scott, Patrick O'Connell & Dean C. Logan, [Filing Fee: $350.00, Receipt Number 34611032459] Filed by Plaintiffs Sandra B. Stier, Kristin M. Perry, Paul T. Katami & Jeffrey J. Zarrillo.
06/30/2009 76 ORDER granting Motion to Intervene, continuing hearing on preliminary injunction in favor of a case management conference on 7/2/2009 at 10AM.
12/07/2009 284 Witness List by Kristin M. Perry, Paul T. Katami, Sandra B. Stier, City and County of San Francisco, Jeffrey J. Zarrillo.
12/07/2009 292 Witness List by Dennis Hollingsworth, Gail J. Knight, Hak-Shing William Tam, Mark A. Jansson, ProtectMarriage.com - Yes on 8, A Project of California Renewal.
12/23/2009 318 Exhibit List (Supplemental) by City and County of San Francisco, Paul T. Katami, Kristin M. Perry, Sandra B. Stier, Jeffrey J. Zarrillo.
01/04/2010 337 ERRATA re Exhibit List, by Martin F. Gutierrez, Dennis Hollingsworth, Mark A. Jansson, Gail J. Knight, ProtectMarriage.com - Yes on 8, A Project of California Renewal, Hak-Shing William Tam.
01/15/2010 398 Witness List by Dennis Hollingsworth, Gail J. Knight, Mark A. Jansson, Martin F. Gutierrez, ProtectMarriage.com - Yes on 8, A Project of California Renewal.
01/14/2010 440 Exhibit List Second Supplemental by Martin F. Gutierrez, Dennis Hollingsworth, Mark A. Jansson, Gail J. Knight, ProtectMarriage.com - Yes on 8, A Project of California Renewal.
01/14/2010 451 Exhibit List (Fourth Supplemental) by City and County of San Francisco, Paul T. Katami, Kristin M. Perry, Sandra B. Stier, Jeffrey J. Zarrillo.
08/04/2010 708 FINDINGS OF FACT AND CONCLUSIONS OF LAW.
08/12/2010 727 ORDER by Judge Walker denying Motion to Stay. The clerk is DIRECTED to enter judgment forthwith. That judgment shall be STAYED until August 18, 2010 at 5 PM PDT at which time defendants and all persons under their control or supervision shall cease to apply or enforce Proposition 8.
08/12/2010 728 PERMANENT INJUNCTION. Defendants in their official capacities ... are permanently enjoined from applying or enforcing Article I, § 7.5 of the California Constitution.
08/16/2010 751 ORDER of the USCA granting stay pending appeal and expediting appeal (Fed. R. App. P. 2)
04/25/2011 768 MOTION to Vacate Judgment filed by Martin F. Gutierrez, Dennis Hollingsworth, Mark A. Jansson, Gail J. Knight, ProtectMarriage.com - Yes on 8, A Project of California Renewal.
04/28/2011 770 ORDER of USCA.
05/12/2011 775 Plaintiff-Intervenor City & County of San Francisco's Opposition to Def-Intervenors' Motion to Vacate Judgment.
05/12/2011 778 State Defendants' Opposition to Def-Intervenors' Motion to Vacate Judgment.
05/12/2011 779 Plaintiffs' Opposition to Proponents' Motion to Vacate Judgment.
6/14/2011 797 ORDER DENYING DEFENDANT-INTERVENORS MOTION TO VACATE JUDGMENT by Judge James Ware denying 768 Motion to Vacate.
02/07/2012 798 Opinion of the USCA.
06/05/2012 838-40 ORDER of the USCA Denying Petition for Rehearing En Banc, with Dissenting and Concurring Opinions.
06/25/2013 SCOTUS Opinion of the United States Supreme Court (slip opinion).