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Hundreds of same-sex marriage supporters flooded the plaza and sidewalk in front of the court to celebrate the ruling, proudly waving rainbow flags and banners with the human rights. Marriage equality news find breaking news, commentary, and archival information about marriage equality from the latimes.
For more than a decade, the battle over same-sex marriage and other rights for gay couples has been hard fought in us courts and legislatures and at the ballot box. America is constantly bragging about being a nation of equality stating, 'all men are creating.
History of the fight for marriage equality in the usa connecticut also ruled in favor of marriage rights for gays in 2008, and since then, new hampshire.
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