Prop 8 Ruled Unconstitutional

Twitter lights up in celebration as Proposition 8 is ruled unconstitutional by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. With help from @Topsy, we picked the best of the best.

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  1. The news first broke around 1:00pm ET. The NOH8 campaign was one of the first to break the news.
  2. News organizations quickly followed.
  3. YouTube video blogger Tyler Oakley was on the scene to capture this photograph outside the courthouse at the moment the news was announced.
  4. Instagram user Chris Stevenson was there too.
  5. Our silver anniversary wish is the freedom for all to marry #prop8
  6. California Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom tweeted the victory.
  7. Other groups and notable individuals quickly chimed in, including Lt. Dan Choi, blogger Perez Hilton, Olivia Wilde, and 'Modern Family' star Jesse Tyler Ferguson.
  8. A few nonprofit groups dedicated to the cause joined them.