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1. California Attorney General Kamala Harris asked a federal appeals courts to reinstate gay marriage in the state, arguing that Prop 8 is doomed in light of a recent Obama administration decision, the Chron reports. The Obama Justice Department announced last week that it would no longer defend a similar federal anti-gay-marriage law because it’s unconstitutional. Harris contends that federal courts will ultimately side with US Attorney General Eric Holder’s decision and so the federal appeals court reviewing Prop 8 should allow same-sex marriages to resume in California.