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We should note that the Prop 8 ruling was less about gay marriage, but rather whether the Appeals Court had jurisdiction. The court ruled that the the appeals court did not have jurisdiction in this case, which means that the lower federal judge's opinion overturning Prop 8 stands.
Although the vote was 5-4, the dissenters in this case were not the same as for DOMA. Thomas, Alito, Kennedy and Sotomayor were the dissenters.
The majority opinion was rendered by Roberts, Scalia, Kagan, Breyer and Ginsberg.
Huffington Post: Supreme Court Rules On Prop 8, Lets Gay Marriage Resume In California
"By a 5-4 vote, the justices held in Hollingsworth v. Perry that the traditional marriage activists who put Proposition 8 on California ballots in 2008 did not have the constitutional authority, or standing, to defend the law in federal courts after the state refused to appeal its loss at trial."