from Justice Anthony Kennedy’s opinion for the majority:
The nature of injustice is that we may not always see it in our own times. The generations that wrote and ratified the Bill of Rights and the Fourteenth Amendment did not presume to know the extent of freedom in all of its dimensions, and so they entrusted to future generations a charter protecting the right of all persons to enjoy liberty as we learn its meaning.
Celebrate Marriage Equality!
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New York Times:
Gay Marriage Upheld by Supreme Court in Close Ruling
President Obama tweets (@POTUS):
Today is a big step in our march toward equality. Gay and lesbian couples now have the right to marry, just like anyone else. #LoveWins
Vice President Biden tweets (@VP):
All marriages at their root are about love. In America, our laws now recognize that simple truth. #LoveWins today & we couldn't be prouder.
The Boston Globe:
Supreme Court legalizes same-sex marriage in all 50 states
San Francisco Examiner:
Same-sex marriage legal across United States, Supreme Court rules