Supreme Court of Alabama. In forming a marital union, two people become something greater than once they were. Archived from the original PDF on December 13,
Retrieved November 13, Snyder that Michigan must recognize the validity of more than marriages of same-sex couples married the previous March in the time between a district court found the state's ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional and the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals stayed that ruling.
The Washington Post. March 21, New Mexico.
Archived from the original on October 26, Windsor striking down the law barring federal recognition of same-sex marriage gave significant impetus to the progress of lawsuits that challenged state bans on same-sex marriage in federal court. The movement to obtain marriage rights for same-sex couples expanded steadily from that time until in late lawsuits had been brought in every state that still denied marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Archived from the original on March 22, The same-sex couples in all these cases asked the U. She stayed her ruling to coincide with her stay in Searcy.
Archived from the original on November 29, A Brief History of Civil Rights in the United States This guide offers a history of various movements by citizens in the United States to gain political and social freedom and equality. United States federal and state case law regarding same-sex marriage:.