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What They Said: Quotes From Supreme Court On Marriage Equality

WASHINGTON (CBS/AP)- The Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage across the country Friday. The outcome is the culmination of two decades of Supreme Court litigation over marriage, and gay rights generally. Read More: SAME SEX MARRIAGE […]

06/26/2015

Supporters and opposers of same-sex marriages gather outside the US Supreme Court waiting for its decision on April 28, 2015 in Washington, DC. The US Supreme Court is hearing arguments on whether gay couples have a constitutional right to wed -- a potentially historic decision that could see same-sex marriage recognized nationwide. (MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Historic Supreme Court Ruling Makes Gay Marriage Legal In All 50 States

In a sweeping historic ruling, the Supreme Court gave same-sex couples the right to marry under the Constitution.

06/26/2015

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Supreme Court Ruling On Gay Marriage: 5 Things To Know Before The Announcement

The future of gay marriage depends on a U.S. Supreme Court decision expected Friday or more likely Monday, and as the nation’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) community and opposing conservatives anxiously await the ruling, there are 5 things everyone might want to know beforehand.

06/25/2015

Irish Senator Katherine Zappone (L) kisses her wife Ann Louise Gilligan. 
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Where In The World Is Same-Sex Marriage Legal?

As America awaits the Supreme Court decision on whether to make same-sex marriage the law of the land in the United States, here is a list of other countries around the world where it already is.

06/24/2015

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No Same-Sex Marriage Ruling Monday; Supreme Court Watchers Eye Possible Thursday Ruling

Those expecting a landmark ruling on the fate of same-sex marriage from the U.S. Supreme Court will have to wait until at least Thursday after justices failed to release their opinion on the case Monday morning.

06/22/2015

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With Supreme Court’s Gay Marriage Ruling Imminent, Couples And Courthouses Make Plans

With a U.S. Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage expected any day now, gay couples in states with bans are making wedding plans, courthouse officials are getting ready for different scenarios and steadfast foes are working on their strategies to keep up the opposition.

06/21/2015

A luxury condo in San Francisco's Mission District. (CBS)

Statewide Victory For Affordable Housing With California Supreme Court Ruling

The California Supreme Court has ruled that cities have broad authority to require builders to include a certain percentage of affordable housing in new projects.

06/15/2015

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CA Attorney General Defends Water Rate Penalties To Encourage Conservation

California Attorney General Kamala Harris is asking the state’s Supreme Court to strictly limit a lower court’s ruling that local water rates designed to encourage conservation are unconstitutional.

06/11/2015

Jim Obergefell, named plaintiff in the same sex marriage cases SCOTUS will decide this month, speaking at San Francisco City Hall, flanked by Mayor Ed Lee and others on June 10, 2015. (Doug Sovern/CBS)

The Face Of Supreme Court Same Sex Marriage Case Not Losing Sleep As He Awaits Decision

Jim Obergefell of Cincinnati is the plaintiff in Obergefell v Hodges and said he is very hopeful of getting good news from the U.S. Supreme Court.

06/10/2015

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Supreme Court Rejects NRA Efforts To Loosen San Francisco Gun Control Laws

An appeal of two of San Francisco’s gun laws led by the National Rifle Association was rejected by the Supreme Court.

06/08/2015

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