Timeline of Perry
A timeline of major events leading up to March 26, 2013, when the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in Perry.
Links to the complete trial transcripts, with quotes from each day’s events.
Background on State Same-Sex Marriage Laws
History of same-sex marriage laws throughout the U.S.
Complaint, Perry v. Schwarzeneggar, 704 F. Supp. 2d 291 (N.D. Cal. 2010) (No. 09-CV-2292 VRW)
District Court Decision
Perry v. Schwarzeneggar, 704 F. Supp. 2d 291 (N.D. Cal. 2010)
9th Circuit Opinion
Perry v. Brown, 671 F.3d 1052 (9th Cir. 2012)
Brief for Respondents Perry, Stier, Katami, and Zarrillo
Brief for Respondent City and County of San Francisco
Brief for Petitioners, supporting Proposition 8
Supreme Court Argument Transcript
Transcript from March 26, 2013 Arguments