Hollywood is celebrating! The controversial Proposition 8, which banned gay marriages in California, has been overturned by Federal Court Judge Vaughn Walker in San Francisco, who declared it unconstitutional.
The ruling "affirms the full legal protections and safeguards I believe everyone deserves," California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger told the Los Angeles Times.
Almost immediately, celebs took their Twitter accounts to express their heartfelt sentiments.
Kim Kardashian: "Prop 8 was struck down! This news is amazing!!!! It's about time! Congrats to everyone!"
Ellen DeGeneres: "This just in: Equality won!" with her wife, Portia de Rossi, adding "I am ecstatic that Proposition 8 has been overturned in the state of California. This is an incredibly exciting and historical day and a big step towards equal rights for all."
Paris Hilton: "What a huge historical day for equal rights in this country! They finally overturned Prop 8! There shouldn't be a law on true love. :)"
Christina Applegate: "I am crying with absolute joy! Thank you thank you thank you for letting equality win. All men are created equal! Period!!!"
Kal Penn: "Prop 8 ruled unconstitutional! Finally, pedophiles can marry their dogs. Just kidding. Props to CA for standing up for family values for all!"
Kelly Osbourne: "So happy over the news on prop8 it's about time!"