Way to go SCOTUS! 

In a profound ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court, all 50 states in the United States will now recognize same sex marriage.  

The justices (all but one) agreed that the 14th amendment protects the rights of ALL people, regardless of orientation, to enjoy the right to marry the person they love! 

 “No union is more profound than marriage, for it embodies the highest ideals of love, fidelity, devotion, sacrifice, and family. In forming a marital union, two people become something greater than once they were. As some of the petitioners in these cases demonstrate, marriage embodies a love that may endure even past death. It would misunderstand these men and women to say they disrespect the idea of marriage. Their plea is that they do respect it, respect it so deeply that they seek to find its fulfillment for themselves. Their hope is not to be condemned to live in loneliness, excluded from one of civilization’s oldest institutions. They ask for equal dignity in the eyes of the law. The Constitution grants them that right.”  Chief Justice Kennedy. 

 

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