Five Current Supreme Court Cases You Should Know

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The Case: Hollingsworth vs. Perry

Same sex-marriage has become a hot button issue both politically and socially, with many states passing measures allowing gay marriages in recent months. In 2008, voters put same-sex marriages on hold in California by approving Proposition 8, which defines marriage between one man and one woman.

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