Supreme Court Strikes Down Federal Marriage Act
In a historic decision, the SCOTUS strikes down two laws restricting the rights of same-sex couples.
By Emily Blake
Two Israeli’s kiss as they participate in the 10th anniversary Gay Pride Parade in Jerusalem on August 2, 2012. Opposition to such events is fiercer in Jerusalem, where religious feelings can run high, than in the more laid-back seaside city of Tel Aviv, but police were out in force to keep the peace.
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