Chief U.S. District Judge Vaughn Walker, known for striking down the State’s ban on same-sex marriage, announced that he will be resting his gavel by year’s end. Whether it comes from his harshest critics or biggest fans, something tells me he won’t have a hard time finding a farewell party.
- Breaking: Walker to leave the bench (Bay Area Reporter) 09/30/2010
- Judge who struck down Prop. 8 to retire (Chronicle) 09/30/2010
- Judge Who Struck Down Prop. 8 to Retire (Bay Citizen) 09/29/2010