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Jun 30 2015

San Francisco Pride

By Mark Beresford | Comments 6

It was a special day in San Francisco on Sunday, two days after the Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage. There were many well-known politicians and business leaders in the parade along Market Street. See if you can spot Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, in one of the photos.

Digital photos

Gavin Newsom, previous mayor of San Francisco, and current lieutenant governor of California, who pushed the issue ten years ago by allowing gay marriage in San Francisco.

Kamala Harris, Attorney General of California.

Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the US House of Representatives.

Ed Lee, Mayor of San Francisco.

Ross Mirkarimi, Sheriff of San Francisco.

Mark Leno, California State Senator.

Jim Obergefell, the lead plaintiff in the Supreme Court ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges that legalized same sex marriage in the United States.

And there were hundreds of thousands of other people.

Film photos

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