Guest Post by Shaker Faith
EDITED TO ADD - The rulings will not come down tomorrow despite barricades appearing in L.A., San Diego and San Francisco in the queer neighborhoods. According to the CA Supreme Court site no rulings will be issued tomorrow.
Barricades have been delivered to areas in San Francisco around the Castro and near the Supreme Court building. It is likely that the word will come down tomorrow.
Tomorrow is also the 30th anniversary of the White Night Riots in San Francisco which occurred after Dan White was given the most lenient sentence possible after murdering Harvey Milk and Mayor Moscone.
In addition, Friday would have been Harvey's 79th birthday.
I hope the Supremes knew the significance of this date and that is some sort of sign but we won't know anything until Thursday. In the meantime, there are rallies planned for the day of decision around the country as well as around the state.
California Shakers, below are your DoD rally locations. For more info and locations around the country, go to Day of Decision website.
East Los Angeles
Time: 12:00 noon - 3:00pm
Place: East Los Angeles Recorder Office
4716 Cesar Chavez
Los Angeles, CA 90022
7:00 pm on the Day of Decision
Place: 647 N. San Vicente Boulevard
Santa Monica and San Vicente Blvd
Time: 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Place: San Francisco City Hall
Time: 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Place: End at MLK memorial in Yerba Buena Gardens
Community Gathering and speakers from 6:45 PM to 8:30 PM
Assemble: Time: 5:00 pm
Place: Meet at 6th Avenue & Laurel Street, Balboa Park
whatever the decision is.
March: 6:00 pm
Place: 6th Avenue & Laurel Street, Balboa Park march down 6th to Broadway, then west to Hall of Justice.
Time: 7:00 pm
Place: 330 West Broadway at Hall of Justice.
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Place: Rally or Street Party at Sacramento Gay & Lesbian Center - 1927 L Street, Midtown
Streets will be blocked at intersection of L and 20th
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Place: March from Gay & Lesbian Center to State Capitol West Steps Rally
Time: Meet at 6:00 pm on the Day of Decision
for fellowship, refreshments and discussion.
Place: 235 Hill Street (corner of 2nd Street & Hill)
Santa Monica, CA
Please wear white if possible, or just come as you are
Time: 7 PM [NEW TIME!]
Place: Meet at the corner of Alamitos/Broadway and march to Bixby Park Bandshell (Junipero/Second) for rally.
Place: 1. Mall View & Mt. Vernon, OR Outback Steakhouse on Stockdale Hwy, OR Rosedale and Coffee.
Time: 6:00 pm
Place: Old Orange County Courthouse
211 W. Santa Ana Blvd., Santa Ana, CA, 92701
Corner of Day Creek and Foothill Boulevard in Rancho Cucamonga (Exit the 15 freeway west on Foothill. Foothill is between the 10 and 210 freeways)
When: 7pm The EVENING of the court decision
Time: 5:30 pm
Place: Ventura County Government Center on the corner of Telephone Road and Victoria Avenue.
If you have more information about any rallies or marches, please leave in comments!
Hoping for victory....