States Supporting Gay Marriage

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Same-sex marriage in the United States was established on a state-by-state basis, expanding from 1 state in 2004 to 36 states in 2015, when, on June 26, 2015, same-sex marriage was established in all 50 states as a result of the ruling of the Supreme Court of the United States in the landmark civil...

Public opinion is overwhelmingly in support of same-sex marriage in the United States, having consistently risen since polling on the issue first began on a regular basis in the 1990s. Support rose above 50% for the first time in 2011 and has not gone below that mark since then.

Many religious leaders and churches support gay marriage and say it is consistent with scripture. Gene Robinson, openly gay former Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of New Hampshire, stated in Sep.

Supporting Gay Marriage is one of the many divisive issues of American politics. In 2015 the Supreme Court ruled that the same-sex marriage bans that some states had implemented were unconstitutional, effectively making same-sex marriage legal across the United States.

A move to introduce same-sex marriage in Jersey has been approved by the island's government. The draft legislation, which will be voted on separately, is due to come back to the States by January 2017. 19 October 2014. Jersey campaigners press gay marriage call.
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