Within the already controversial realm of gay rights, one of the most controversial topics is same-sex marriage. After extensive litigation, the U.S. Supreme Court
In re Marriage Cases, 183 P.3d 384 (Cal. 2008) was a California Supreme Court case where the court held that laws treating classes of persons differently based on
Same-sex marriage laws differ from state to state. Read about the history of same-sex marriage and which states currently allow it.
Same-sex marriage, also known as gay marriage, is marriage between people of the same sex, either as a secular civil ceremony or in a religious setting.
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Jun 26, 2013 · WASHINGTON — The Defense of Marriage Act, the law barring the federal government from recognizing same-sex marriages legalized by the states, is unconst
Supreme Court rules Arkansas birth certificate law unconstitutional following legalization of same-sex marriage
Jun 27, 2015 · The White House is lit up in rainbow colors in commemoration of the Supreme Court’s ruling to legalize same-sex marriage on Friday, June 26. The court
Jan 14, 2014 · Story highlights. Expert: Federal judges striking down state gay marriage bans “looks like a trend” A federal judge says Oklahoma’s same-sex marriage ban
Jun 27, 2015 · In a long-sought victory for the gay rights movement, the court ruled, 5-4, that the Constitution guarantees a right to same-sex marriage.