Same-Sex Marriage Around the U.S.

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  • Same-Sex Marriage, Wisconsin
  • Oregon
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  • Maine, same-sex marriage
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  • Iowa, same-sex marriage
  • Connecticut, same-sex marriage
  • Washington, D.C., same-sex marriage
  • New Hampshire
  • Vermont, same-sex marriage
  • Massachusetts, same-sex marriage


Days after a federal judge struck down Wisconsin’s ban on same-sex marriages on Friday, June 6, hundreds of couples married in Milwaukee and Madison over the weekend. The new judgment prompted court officials to perform ceremonies as early as 5 p.m. on Friday, but according to Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen marriage licenses were awarded pre-maturely. Van Hollen asked the federal 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago on Monday, June 9, to discontinue issuing licenses.

(Photo: AP Photo/Wisconsin State Journal, Amber Arnold)