Same-sex marriage is the marriage of two people of the same sex or gender, entered into in a The recognition of same-sex marriage is considered to be a human right and a civil right as well as a political, social, and religious issue.
Post-Obergefell, six states have, on occasion, attempted to deny same-sex couples full adoption rights to varying degrees.
On June 26, 2015, the US Supreme Court ruled that gay marriage is a right protected by Proponents of legal gay marriage contend that gay marriage bans are.
Read CNN's Fast Facts on same-sex marriage and learn more about gay marriage legislation around the world.
3 hours ago Amanda Milne, right, proposing to her partner Christina Conlon in Opinion polls showed a big majority favoured same-sex marriage in.