In my second inaugural address, I said that if we are truly created equal, then surely the love we commit to one another must be equal as well. Skip to content. The commission below found that Masterpiece had denied a wedding cake to Craig and Mullins because they are gay.
As with many cases before the high court, many had expected moderate Kennedy to provide the deciding vote in Obergefell vs. To start, just "star" this story in ABC News' phone app.
The other seven didn't buy it. Theodore Wymyslo, the lead defendant, was then director of the Ohio Department of Health. Retrieved July 26, Kraemer Sipuel v. Wymysloalso in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio Western Division, Cincinnatito force the state to list both parents on their children's birth certificates.
Wade H. The local Ohio Registrar agreed that discriminating against the same-sex married couple was unconstitutional,  but the state attorney general's office announced plans to defend Ohio's same-sex marriage ban.
He found "homosexual persons constitute a quasi-suspect class ",  and ordered that Kentucky's laws banning same-sex marriage "violate the Equal Protection Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, and they are void and unenforceable. Soon after this finding, Hawaiian legislators added such a definition to the state constitution and thus made moot the issuing of marriage licenses to same-sex partners.
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Gay and lesbian couples now have the right to marry, just like anyone else. Baker Jack Phillips speaks with the media following oral arguments in the Masterpiece Cakeshop vs. The U. Comments 0.