Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Gay Marriage

Two men with a little boy biggerThe Supreme Court ruled on Friday, June 26th 2015 that the U.S. Constitution provides same-sex couples the right to marry, giving a historic triumph to the American gay rights movement.

The court ruled 5-4 that the Constitution’s guarantees of due process and equal protection under the law mean that states cannot ban same-sex marriages. With the landmark ruling, gay marriage becomes legal in all 50 states.

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