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Venue: Supreme Court of the United States
Opinion of the Court: Obergefell-Hodges (2015)

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Held: Under the Fourteenth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, all states must license a marriage between two people of the same sex and recognize such a marriage if it was lawfully licensed and performed in another state.

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Kennedy Majority Opinion (Ginsberg, Breyer, Sotomayor, Kagan)

Roberts Dissent (Scalia, Thomas)

Scalia Dissent (Thomas)

Thomas Dissent (Scalia)

Alito Dissent (Scalia, Thomas)

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Majority Full Argument