Summary of the Supreme Court's Decision in Obergefell V. Hodges

This document summarizes the June 26, 2015, U.S. Supreme Court 5-4 ruling holding that the Fourteenth Amendment requires a state to license a marriage between two people of the same sex and to recognize a marriage between two people of the same sex when their marriage was lawfully licensed and performed in another state.

Series: 
Legal/By-Laws
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Homosexuality, Marriage, Same-Sex