"Were you to elect not to donate comparably, it would be a clear indication that you are in opposition to traditional marriage. You would leave us no other reasonable assumption. The names of any companies and organizations that choose not to donate in like manner to ProtectMarriage.com but have given to Equality California will be published."View the actual letter here: Protectmarriage.com 'threat letter' PDF
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A. The Mafia has a code of honor.
Sonja Eddings Brown, a ProtectMarriage.com spokeswoman, estimated that 36 companies were targeted for the letter and said those that do not respond with a contribution would be highlighted in a press release and on the campaign Web site.
And from the No on 8 campaign: Prop 8 Campaign Threatens Business Leaders