In other projects Wikimedia Commons. The language of Kennedy's opinion spoke eloquently of the most fundamental values of family, love and liberty. Then-president George W Bush supported this idea, repeatedly. Supporters gather in solidarity for Kentucky clerk. Each of the four conservative justices wrote their own dissent. Inthe Alliance Defense Fund began sponsoring a yearly counter-protest called the Day of Truth.
Plaintiffs Laurie Wood, left, and Kody Partridge, center, walk with attorney Peggy Tomsic on December 4,after a judge heard arguments challenging Utah's same-sex marriage ban.
Supreme court's gay marriage ruling: a day of elation, but decades of activism
The two wed in after Massachusetts approved same-sex marriage. And when the Supreme Court ruled that same-sex sexual activity should be legal in every state in the Lawrence vs Texas ruling init did so on … June Gay rights organization the Mattachine Society is founded. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. Supporters gather in solidarity for Kentucky clerk. Order by newest oldest recommendations. Voters there approved same-sex marriage in Novemberdefeating a challenge by opponents.
Texas counties refuse marriage license for gay couples. The best lines from Scalia's marriage dissent and Kennedy's decision. Obama administration announces it will no longer defend Doma. A group of same-sex marriage advocates film a video selfie in front of the Supreme Court on June Mary Bishop, second from left, and Sharon Baldwin, right, celebrate with family and friends following their wedding ceremony on the courthouse steps in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on October 6, Same-sex marriage activists and supporters rejoice in Washington after the ruling.