Americans' reactions to California' s gay marriage ban being unconstitutional in 2012

How did you feel when you heard about the federal court ruling that California's Proposition 8 is unconstitutional?

Americans' reactions to California' s gay marriage ban being unconstitutional in 2012 This statistic shows the results of a survey among Americans about their reaction when they heard that Proposition 8, a constitutional amendment banning gay marriage in California, was ruled unconstitutional by a federal court in February 2012. 13 percent of respondents stated hearing about Prop 8 being unconstitutional made them feel very happy, while the same percentage stated it made them feel angry.
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How did you feel when you heard about the federal court ruling that California's Proposition 8 is unconstitutional?

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Share of respondents
Very happy13%
Pleased20%
Disappointed31%
Angry13%
None of these15%
Don't know / refused7%
Share of respondents
Very happy13%
Pleased20%
Disappointed31%
Angry13%
None of these15%
Don't know / refused7%
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This statistic shows the results of a survey among Americans about their reaction when they heard that Proposition 8, a constitutional amendment banning gay marriage in California, was ruled unconstitutional by a federal court in February 2012. 13 percent of respondents stated hearing about Prop 8 being unconstitutional made them feel very happy, while the same percentage stated it made them feel angry.
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