Sandy Stier and her partner Kris Perry pose for cameras at a news conference after the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit declared California's ban on same-sex marriage, known as

 
Sandy Stier and her partner Kris Perry pose for cameras at a news conference after the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit declared California
Sandy Stier (L) and her partner Kris Perry pose for cameras at a news conference after the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit declared California's ban on same-sex marriage, known as Proposition 8, unconstitutional in Los Angeles, California February 7, 2012. The couple were plaintiffs in the case. REUTERS/David McNew (UNITED STATES - Tags: SOCIETY POLITICS)