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Kris Perry And Sandy Stier, Prop 8 Plaintiffs, Are Married

Following an appeals court order allowing same-sex couples’ weddings to resume in California, Attorney General Kamala Harris married Perry and Stier at a ceremony at San Francisco City Hall. “I now declare you spouses for life, Harris said.

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Kris Perry and Sandy Stier got to San Francisco City Hall with the Proposition 8 team in tow.

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They talked to reporters.

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They filled out their marriage license.

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They got their marriage license.

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Then, they proceeded up to the Mayor’s balcony to be wed.

Kris Perry & Sandy Stier now on their way to Mayor's balcony to be married. #Breaking #prop8 @KTVU

— David Stevenson (@DStevensonKTVU)

David Stevenson

@DStevensonKTVU

Kris Perry & Sandy Stier now on their way to Mayor’s balcony to be married. #Breaking #prop8 @KTVU

California Attorney General Kamala Harris is to marry the couple before the end of the hour. LIVE COVERAGE HERE.

About to marry the #Prop8 plaintiffs Kristin Perry and Sandra Stier. Wedding bells are ringing!

— Kamala Harris (@KamalaHarris)

Kamala Harris

@KamalaHarris

About to marry the #Prop8 plaintiffs Kristin Perry and Sandra Stier. Wedding bells are ringing!

Then, a little before 5 p.m. Pacific Time, the ceremony was held.

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Harris: “I now declare you spouses for life.”

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Update: Friday, June 28, 2013 - 9:28 p.m. ET:

Prop 8 Plaintiffs Jeff Zarrillo and Paul Katami have been married in LA by Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa:

"On behalf of the state of CA, let me pronounce you married," @Villaraigosa says, wedding plaintiffs in #Prop8 case.

— NBC Los Angeles (@NBCLA)

NBC Los Angeles

@NBCLA

“On behalf of the state of CA, let me pronounce you married,” @Villaraigosa says, wedding plaintiffs in #Prop8 case.

Sealed with a Kiss: First Gay Marriage in Southern California, Prop 8 Plaintiffs Paul Katami and Jeff Zarrillo

— Tara Wallis (@tarawallis)

Tara Wallis

@tarawallis

Sealed with a Kiss: First Gay Marriage in Southern California, Prop 8 Plaintiffs Paul Katami and Jeff Zarrillo

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Chris Geidner is the legal editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in Washington, D.C. In 2014, Geidner won the National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association award for journalist of the year.
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