April 2, 2013
Tiobe Barron, OVN correspondent
This is the first in a series investigating the impact of Proposition 8 on the Ojai Valley community.
While the U.S. Supreme Court determines whether to uphold or overturn Proposition 8 —- the voter initiative passed Nov. 5, 2008 banning same-sex marriage in California — many are watching closely. Some Ojai residents, however, have been awaiting this moment for years.
"We just want equal footing with our neighbors," explains Ojai resident Jessica Altman-Pollack. "I grew up with the founding fathers'